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Don’t worry, Matt Hancock will sort out testing ‘in a matter of weeks’ | The Independent

Children are being kept out of school, unable to get a state-approved test.

The Covid testing regime is a bureaucratic nightmare - spiked

The health secretary says testing policy will be updated to prioritise the most urgent cases.The health secretary says testing policy will be updated to prioritise the most urgent cases.

Coronavirus: Testing problems to be solved in weeks, says Hancock - BBC News

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Parents have hit out saying it's 'impossible' to get their children tested and that there are no facilities or slots available - meaning their kids can't get the all clear to go back to school Parents have hit out saying it's 'impossible' to get their children tested and that there are no facilities or slots available - meaning their kids can't get the all clear to go back to school

Parents' fury as 'thousands' of kids out of school and unable to get Covid-19 tests - Mirror Online

The health secretary has admitted problems getting coronavirus tests will last for “weeks”, as an MP called for a new drive-through site to be set up in Norfolk.The health secretary has admitted problems getting coronavirus tests will last for “weeks”, as an MP called for a new drive-through site to be set up in Norfolk.

MP calls for new coronavirus test site in Norfolk | Eastern Daily Press

NHS Providers chief executive Chris Hopson said the NHS had been hit by staff being off work who were unable to get a test.NHS Providers chief executive Chris Hopson said the NHS had been hit by staff being off work who were unable to get a test.

NHS staff and patients ‘should be prioritised’ for Covid-19 tests | Jersey Evening Post

"The infection rate in the borough is now the highest it has been in the last six months and we are in this for the long haul" "The infection rate in the borough is now the highest it has been in the last six months and we are in this for the long haul"

New coronavirus testing site opens in Bolton - but council says it's 'not enough' as borough pleads for help from government - Manchester Evening News

Patients are being forced to wait for treatment because they can't book coronavirus tests, the CEO of NHS Providers has said.The government has been asked to be 'honest and open' about the current issues facing testing capacity.

People missing routine NHS treatments because of covid test shortage | Metro News

Britain's testing system for COVID-19 was creaking on Tuesday as a bottleneck prevented people including medics from getting a test, with the government saying it may take weeks to resolve the problem.Britain's testing system for COVID-19 was creaking on Tuesday as a bottleneck prevented people including medics from getting a test, with the government saying it may take weeks to resolve the problem.

UK's creaking COVID-19 test system puts health services at risk | Reuters

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said it could take weeks to resolve issues with the coronavirus testing system.Health Secretary Matt Hancock said it could take weeks to resolve issues with the coronavirus testing system.

Hancock forced to prioritise who gets Covid-19 tests in face of increased demand | Jersey Evening Post

"We have seen a sharp rise in people coming forward for a test""We have seen a sharp rise in people coming forward for a test"

Covid tests rationed with people on priority list getting first access - Kent Live

Health Secretary Matt Hancock blames increased demand for chaos in testing systemHealth Secretary Matt Hancock blames increased demand for chaos in testing system

Black Country father takes child 76 miles for coronavirus test - and is told they've run out - Birmingham Live

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The testing fiasco is hindering the ability of the NHS to resume normal services, hospital leaders warn today. Doctors and nurses are having to leave the frontline to self-isolate due to a lack of tests.The testing fiasco is hindering the ability of the NHS to resume normal services, hospital leaders warn today. Doctors and nurses are having to leave the frontline to self-isolate due to a lack of tests.

Medics and teachers left unable to get a coronavirus swab | Daily Mail Online

Britain's health minister said on Tuesday that the government was working around the clock to fix what he said were "operational challenges" in ...Britain's health minister said on Tuesday that the government was working around the clock to fix what he said were "operational challenges" in ...

UK says working hard to fix problems with COVID-19 testing - CNA

Suffolk families have been told to travel hundreds of miles for Covid testing or that there aren’t any available at all – this is what happened when we tried to see if it was possible to book one.Suffolk families have been told to travel hundreds of miles for Covid testing or that there aren’t any available at all – this is what happened when we tried to see if it was possible to book one.

Can I get a coronavirus test in Suffolk? | East Anglian Daily Times

Matt Hancock told the Commons there are operational challenges which the Government is working hard to fix.Matt Hancock told the Commons there are operational challenges which the Government is working hard to fix.

Health Secretary under fire from MPs over Covid-19 testing ‘mess’ | Shropshire Star

Moz Bulbeck Reynolds said she has been unable to send her daughter to school because she has been unable to get a coronavirus test.Moz Bulbeck Reynolds said she has been unable to send her daughter to school because she has been unable to get a coronavirus test.

Girl with cold symptoms banned from school over COVID fears

This week marks a number of changes to how we live our lives through the ongoing coronavirus pandemicThis week marks a number of changes to how we live our lives through the ongoing coronavirus pandemic

More coronavirus rule changes are on the way - here's what they are - LancsLive

A survey of schools by the Department of Health and Social Care will ask how many coronavirus home-testing kits they have used and whySurvey will also ask schools how many coronavirus home-testing kits they have used – and why

Coronavirus: Government asks how many teachers have symptoms | Tes

A NEW walk-through coronavirus testing site has opened in Halliwell ­— but appointments must be booked online or by phone.A NEW walk-through coronavirus testing site has opened in Halliwell ­— but appointments must be booked online or by phone.

Coronavirus testing site opens on Mere Hall Street car park | The Bolton News

Health Secretary Matt Hancock admitted last week that there had been ‘challenges in access to tests’.Health Secretary Matt Hancock admitted last week that there had been ‘challenges in access to tests’.

Coronavirus: Hancock admits testing issues could take 'weeks' to resolve amid demand surge | ITV News

The United Kingdom reported 3,105 confirmed new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, up by almost one-fifth from Monday. The United Kingdom reported 3,105 confirmed new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, up by almost one-fifth from Monday.

UK's creaking COVID-19 test system puts health services at risk - The Peninsula Qatar

He told the Commons it was 'inevitable that demand rises' because Covid-19 testing is free He told the Commons it was 'inevitable that demand rises' because Covid-19 testing is free

Government announces new trials for antibody treatment for Covid-19 patients - Surrey Live

PEOPLE looking for coronavirus tests in Worcestershire say they are still struggling to arrange one.PEOPLE looking for coronavirus tests in Worcestershire say they are still struggling to arrange one.

Testing chaos continues as Worcestershire people struggle to book Covid tests | Worcester News

Concerns grew today over Covid-19 spreading in care homes again as Matt Hancock revealed more than 100,000 tests a day are now being prioritised for social care. This allocation is around a third of the daily total, which the Government claims to be more than 300,000, and highlighted the scale of the potential problem in care homes as the epidemic has started spreading againConcerns grew today over Covid-19 spreading in care homes again as Matt Hancock revealed more than 100,000 tests a day are now being prioritised for social care. This allocation is around a third of

Concern over care home coronavirus spread as more than 100,000 daily tests prioritised for social care | London Evening Standard

The Health Secretary is a past master at putting a positive spin on bad news – but today he was assailed by MPs from all sidesThe Health Secretary is a past master at putting a positive spin on bad news – but today he was assailed by MPs from all sides

Think we’ve got problems with testing now, Mr Hancock? Just wait till winter

Matt Hancock was left red-faced in the House of Commons after revealing a Tory MP was pregnant before checking whether it was widely known.Matt Hancock was left red-faced in the House of Commons after revealing a Tory MP was pregnant before checking whether it was widely known.

Matt Hancock in Commons blunder after revealing Tory MP’s pregnancy at despatch box | The New European

Rationing of coronavirus tests is being planned after the health secretary accepted that shortages would continue for weeks.Matt Hancock told MPs that he would not “shirk from decisions aboutRationing of coronavirus tests is being planned after the health secretary accepted that shortages would continue for weeks.Matt Hancock told MPs that he would not “shirk from decisions about

Matt Hancock has warned the public not to “game the system” after on MP revealed her some of her constituents only got a local test by claiming they lived 500 miles away.

People Are Having To Claim They Live 500 Miles Away To Get A Local Coronavirus Test, According To One MP

The government is under growing pressure from NHS hospital trusts, public health officials and MPs over a lack of availability of coronavirus tests.

Growing pressure over lack of tests - but cabinet minister hails 'success'

MATT HANCOCK has said people should not be using the hack to get a coronavirus test.MATT HANCOCK has said people should not be using the hack to get a coronavirus test.

Matt Hancock warns people not to try to 'game' coronavirus testing system | Swindon Advertiser

Seven North East councils wrote to the Health Secretary asking for powers to impose local lockdownsSeven North East councils wrote to the Health Secretary asking for powers to impose local lockdowns

Health Secretary Matt Hancock studying proposals for local lockdowns in the North East - Chronicle Live

MATT HANCOCK shamed his Labour counterpart Jonathan Ashworth in a heated Commons debate over coronavirus testing shortages in the UK. MATT HANCOCK shamed his Labour counterpart Jonathan Ashworth in a heated Commons debate over coronavirus testing shortages in the UK.

Matt Hancock shames Ashworth with exact COVID testing figures in Commons humiliation | Politics | News | Express.co.uk

SUSPECTED Covid-19 patients with acute medical needs and people in care homes will be prioritised under plans to ration coronavirus tests, Health… SUSPECTED Covid-19 patients with acute medical needs and people in care homes will be prioritised under plans to ration coronavirus tests, Health…

Health Secretary confirms new prioritisation list for Covid-19 tests | Bradford Telegraph and Argus

The health secretary reveals tests are having to be prioritised and also hints at a possible future further rationing of tests.The health secretary reveals tests are having to be prioritised and also hints at a possible future further rationing of tests.

Coronavirus: Matt Hancock admits 'challenges' with COVID-19 testing after 'sharp rise' in demand | Politics News | Sky News

Health Secretary Matt Hancock acknowledged there were ‘operational challenges’ following widespread complaints about the availability of tests.Health Secretary Matt Hancock acknowledged there were ‘operational challenges’ following widespread complaints about the availability of tests.

Hancock confirms new prioritisation list for Covid-19 tests

MATT HANCOCK has said people should not be using the hack to get a coronavirus test.MATT HANCOCK has said people should not be using the hack to get a coronavirus test.

Matt Hancock stamps out hack for getting a coronavirus test | Oxford Mail