Dear Prime Minister's Office,

Background: Back in May 2020 Boris Johnson told MPs in the House of Commons that England would have a 'world-beating' Test and Trace system up and running by 1st June.

FoI request: If it exists, please kindly provide the Prime Minister's source which enabled him to promise that the Test and Trace system would be 'world-beating'.

Source for public reference: Boris says it will be world-beating
https://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-politics-...

Source for public reference: Test and Trace has worst contact-tracing rate
https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/n...

Source for public reference: £7000 upwards per day to each executive of Test and Trace
https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/politics/t...

Yours faithfully,

Amanda Hart
for Stop UK lies and Corruption.

Cabinet Office FOI Team,

Our ref: FOI2020/15125

Dear AMANDA HART,

Thank you for your request for information which was received on
22/10/2020. Your request is being handled under the terms of the Freedom
of Information Act 2000 ('the Act').

The Act requires that a response must be given promptly, and in any event
within 20 working days. We will therefore aim to reply at the latest by
19/11/2020.

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

Yours sincerely,

FOI Team

Cabinet Office FOI Team,

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Dear Amanda Hart,

Please find attached our response to your recent Freedom of Information
request (reference FOI2020/15125).

Yours sincerely,

Freedom of Information Team

Cabinet Office

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