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UK, Jersey, Gibraltar Covid contact tracing apps are now compatible

Friday 6 November 2020 | 11:24 CET | News
The UK Department of Health & Social Care confirmed that the NHS Covid-19 App for England and Wales is now compatible with contact tracing apps in Scotland, Northern Ireland, Jersey and Gibraltar. 

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