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Door to door Covid testing in parts of Hertfordshire after new variant detected

Teams of public health officials in Hertfordshire are to take Covid-19 testing door-to-door, after a case of the South African strain of the virus was found in the county.

The patient, from Broxbourne, is one of a number of people nationwide who have been found to have the strain, but who have no links to travel - sparking concerns the variant could be being spread within the community.

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