A technical disaster, now resolved, resulted in cases between 25 September and 2 October no longer being incorporated within the reported on daily basis COVID-19 figures.

Length in-between Chief Govt, PHE, Michael Brodie acknowledged:

A technical disaster was as soon as known in a single day on Friday 2 October within the records load course of that transfers COVID-19 decided lab outcomes into reporting dashboards. After fleet investigation, we like known that 15,841 cases between 25 September and 2 October weren’t incorporated within the reported on daily basis COVID-19 cases. The majority of these cases passed off in most current days.

Each this form of cases bought their COVID-19 take a look at outcome as in vogue and all of us that examined decided who had been told to self-isolate.

NHS Test and Ticket and PHE like labored to quickly resolve the disaster and transferred all neatly-known cases straight away into the NHS Test and Ticket contact tracing draw and I would decide to thank contact tracing and health safety colleagues for his or her additional efforts over the weekend.