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The Government have missed their testing target of 100,000 coronavirus tests a day by the end of April for the sixth day running.
Environment Secretary George Eustice announced at the Downing Street press conference that 97,029 people were tested on Thursday,
It is a rise on Wednesday when testing levels plummeted below 70,000.
Health Secretary Matt Hancock said the Government had achieved the 100,000 goal on May 1, citing 122,000 tests.
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