The NHS today launched its test and trace service. Test and trace will help to control the rate of reproduction (R), reduce the spread of the infection and save lives. The NHS says playing our part through the actions set out below, we will all directly help to contain the virus by reducing its spread. This means that the will be able to go as far as it is safe to go in easing lockdown measures.

Full information on how test and trace works will be found by following the link below:

NHS test and trace: how it works