Boris's daily test plan could cost £100bn according to leaked document

Boris's daily test plan could cost £100bn according to leaked document

Ambitious mass testing plans that could keep hopes of Christmas parties alive would cost as much as £100 billion, according to reports. Leaked documents seen by the BMJ suggest that the “Operation Moonshot” project – which would see millions of UK-wide tests carried out daily…

Passengers could take a £140 Covid test at Heathrow to skip quarantine

Passengers could take a £140 Covid test at Heathrow to skip quarantine

Coronavirus testing will be made available for passengers arriving at Heathrow Airport if the Government amends its quarantine policy. Travel assistance company Collinson and ground-handling firm Swissport announced they have developed a system for people flying in to the UK’s busiest airport to get tested,…

Elon Musk invites users to test Starlink space internet 

Elon Musk invites users to test Starlink space internet 

Elon Musk’s company SpaceX is inviting people to beta-test its Starlink satellites—a mega-constellation promising access to the Internet from virtually anywhere on earth.  The $36 billion company now has over 500 satellites in orbit. Last week it announced that trials of its space-based Internet platform…

New 20-minute test for Covid-19 backed by £500m from Government

New 20-minute test for Covid-19 backed by £500m from Government

A new £500 million funding package will support trials of a 20-minute Covid-19 test and efforts to explore the benefits of repeatedly testing people for the virus, the Health Secretary has announced. Money will go towards launching a new community-wide repeat population testing trial in…

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