Bolton residents: have you been able to get tested for coronavirus?

We would like to hear from people in the northern town about their testing experiences and the issues they have encountered

People with coronavirus symptoms in Bolton – which has the highest infection rate of Covid-19 in the country – are being forced to travel hundreds of miles for tests.

Pressure has been growing on the government as people across the UK reported being unable to secure tests locally, with some forced to make round trips of more than four hours. Even in England’s 10 worst-hit coronavirus hotspots, many people reported being unable to get a test.

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