Boris Johnson has admitted the UK does not currently have enough testing capacity to meet the demands of the pandemic, but insisted the government was working towards a goal of 500,000 a day by the end of October.
Pressed on chaos in the testing system, the prime minister said: “The short answer to that is no we don’t.
“We don’t have enough testing capacity now because in an ideal world I would like to test absolutely everybody that wants a test immediately.”
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