Britain will need mass-testing. But who will trust the government to deliver it? | David Hunter

A huge amount of work will be required to convince a sceptical public fatigued by talk of ‘world-beating’ new systems

As summer turns to autumn, Covid-19 cases have been increasing in the UK, and England has registered an increase in hospitalisations. The virus has already shown it can cause havoc for the NHS while infecting a relatively small proportion of the population.

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