Letter to leaders warns against increasing service levels amid concerns for public and workers
The Welsh government does “not see the science” in recent extensions to England’s testing policy, according to Wales’ health minister Vaughan Gething.
He also raised doubts about the benefits and validity of England’s 100,000 tests-per-day target and defended his own country’s decision not to extend testing to all care homes regardless of whether there is an outbreak.
Cabinet Office Minister Michael Gove is scheduled to lead the government’s press conference in around five minutes.
Joining him for the Downing Street briefing will be Professor Stephen Powis, the medical director for NHS England.Continue reading...