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7.12am BST

Good afternoon, and a quick thanks once again to Amy Remeikis for her expert guidance today.

We’re still waiting on confirmation on whether a second aged care resident tested positive or not, but there is still much to get through, so lets get stuck in.

7.09am BST

We are still working on getting confirmation on reports a second aged care resident has tested positive for Covid at the Arcare Maidstone facility.

We should have information on that very soon.

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