4pm Coronavirus UK information – Boris GRILLED by MPs over faculty Covid check CHAOS and ‘failure’ of check and hint system

BORIS Johnson is being GRILLED by MPs over faculty testing chaos and the ‘failure’ of the check and hint system.

Faculties are struggling to deal with the shortage of Covid-19 testing for workers and college students with the state of affairs turning into “more and more uncontrolled”, a instructing union chief has warned.

With lots of of pupils being despatched residence to self-isolate due to faculty outbreaks, officers are calling for a extra strong plan for testing.

In the meantime, MPs worry the hospitality trade may crash once more as the nice and cozy climate dwindles.

The concept for a winter Eat Out to Assist Out scheme is claimed to be “below assessment”.

The information comes amid check chaos as as much as 230,000 folks wait for his or her check outcomes which Matt Hancock admitted in the present day mentioned may final for weeks.

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