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Lateral Flow Device Tests


Lateral Flow Device Tests, sometimes called rapid result tests, are now being widely used. All Secondary School pupils have been asked to test twice per week, as have all the staff who work in Primary and Secondary Schools. The aim of these tests is to identify any asymptomatic cases of coronavirus in order to slow down the spread of the disease.


Lateral flow Device tests are an important part of the response to coronavirus and anyone eligible to take these regular asymptomatic should be encouraged to do so. More information can be found at How to do a rapid lateral flow test for coronavirus (COVID-19) - NHS (