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Coronavirus: Matt Hancock sets goal of 100,000 tests per day by end of April - video

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Matt Hancock on Thursday promised a tenfold increase in the number of daily tests for coronavirus by the end of the month, after the government faced criticism for failing to roll out mass checks for health workers and the public. Appearing for the first time since recovering from the virus and ending a period of self-isolation, the health secretary also announced he is writing off £13.4bn of historic NHS debt Latest coronavirus news Coronavirus testing: how some countries got ahead of the rest
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1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

The Government has pledged that it will be conducting 100,000 coronavirus tests a day by the end of the month after pressure to increase its testing capacity.
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Matt Hancock sets target of 100,000 coronavirus tests a day

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Health secretary says he is determined to reach six-figure goal by end of April Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage The health secretary, Matt Hancock, has set the government a new target of carrying out 100,000 Covid-19 tests a day by the end of April as he sought to defend the government's approach. After several days of intense scrutiny over failures in testing, including the prioritisation of the public over doctors and nurses, Hancock said he was setting out a new “five-pillar” strategy.
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Covid-19: New target of 100,000 tests per day set by Health Secretary

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

The UK will carry out 100,000 Covid-19 tests per day by the end of April, Matt Hancock has said, as he set a new target as part of the Government's testing strategy.
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Government vows 100,000 coronavirus tests a day by end of April after outcry

Government vows 100,000 coronavirus tests a day by end of April after outcry

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Health Secretary Matt Hancock bowed to pressure at today's daily Downing Street press conference after coming out of self-isolation for Covid-19
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Thursday evening news briefing: 100,000 to be tested for coronavirus daily by April, says Matt Hancock

1 month ago   |   By The Telegraph


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Health Secretary Matt Hancock Sets Target Of 100k Coronavirus Tests A Day

Health Secretary Matt Hancock Sets Target Of 100k Coronavirus Tests A Day

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Coronavirus has changed everything. Make sense of it all with the Waugh Zone, our evening politics briefing. Sign up now. Health secretary Matt Hancock has said he is “setting the goal” for 100,000 tests a day for coronavirus by the end of April. Speaking at a press conference in Downing Street amid rising criticism the UK has been slow to ramp up its testing regime, the minister outlined a five-point plan. He said Public Health England and the private sector would work together to build lab capacity and testing would be handed to NHS staff first. This is a breaking news story and will be...
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Coronavirus testing to be ramped up to 100,000 a DAY as Hancock vows UK will defeat virus

Coronavirus testing to be ramped up to 100,000 a DAY as Hancock vows UK will defeat virus

1 month ago   |   By Daily Express

BRITAIN is aiming for 100,000 daily coronavirus tests by the end of April, Health Secretary Matt Hancock said on Thursday, an increase of around tenfold from current levels.
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Coronavirus: Government sets target for 100,000 tests per day by end of month

1 month ago   |   By The Independent

Pledge comes as health secretary acknowledges mounting public criticism of delays by saying: 'I get it'
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Government sets target for 100,000 daily coronavirus tests by end of April

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has announced he is "setting the goal" of reaching 100,000 tests for coronavirus per day by the end of the month.
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