Covid: More than half a million pinged by NHS app in a week – highest ever figure | ITV News

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More than half a million people in England were “pinged” by the NHS Covid-19 app in a single week – the highest weekly figure ever recorded.

A total of 520,194 alerts were sent to users in the week to July 7 – a jump of 46% on the previous week – telling them to isolate after being in close contact with somebody who has coronavirus.

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