Test and Trace boss Dido Harding to step down from NHS role

Boris Johnson promised a “world-beating” system, but it was heavily criticised during her tenure. Source link

Covid-19: NHS Test and Trace weaknesses remain, says watchdog

Meanwhile, the creation of the UK Health Security Agency, which will take on responsibility for NHS Test and Trace, the Joint Biosecurity Centre and some functions of Public Health England in October, could disrupt the focus on containing the virus, the report warned. Source link

Covid: Test and Trace failure helped Indian variant spread, report says

Several councils did not receive up-to-date Covid data for almost three weeks, the BBC learns. Source link

Covid-19: NHS Test and Trace 'no clear impact' despite £37bn budget

It was set up to help prevent lockdowns but there have been two more since its launch, MPs say. Source link

Serco: Test and trace firm's boss defends scheme

The boss of outsourcer Serco says there are now as many people being tested per week as vaccinated. Source link