Schools asked to prepare for daily Covid testing

Schools Minister Nick Gibb has said secondary schools in England have been asked to prepare for on-site testing of pupils, as the government looks at replacing self-isolation rules with daily testing in the autumn. It comes amid concerns about the rising number of children being asked to quarantine because of cases identified in their school bubbles.

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