16 Sep 2020

‘The clearly anticipated surge that would happen as schools came back… was not planned for over the summer’: Prof Alan McNally


We did ask again for a government minister, the Department of Health and Social Care, and the Department for Education to appear on the programme but no one was willing to come on.

However, the microbiologist Prof Alan McNally, who helped set up the Lighthouse diagnostic labs network to support the fight against Covid, joined us from Birmingham.