1. More than 600,000 people told to isolate by NHS Covid-19 app  BBC News
  2. UK Grocers Warn Of Food Shortages Amid Covid 'Pingdemic'  NDTV
  3. Iceland closes stores as Boris warned 48 hours till empty shelves amid 'pingdemic' chaos  Express
  4. Make supermarket staff EXEMPT from 'Pingdemic', demands Iceland boss  Daily Mail
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618,903 people in England and Wales received self-isolation alerts in the week up to 14 July618,903 people in England and Wales received self-isolation alerts in the week up to 14 July

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Britain's supermarkets, wholesalers and hauliers were struggling on Thursday to ensure stable food and fuel supplies after an official health app told hundreds of thousands of workers to isolate after contact with someone with COVID-19.Britain's supermarkets, wholesalers and hauliers were struggling on Thursday to ensure stable food and fuel supplies after an official health app told hundreds of thousands of workers to isolate after contact with someone with COVID-19.

Coronavirus: UK Grocers Warn Of Food Shortages Amid Covid 'Pingdemic'

ICELAND boss Richard Walker said the company has opted to shut 'a number of stores' as several retailers warned Boris Johnson shelves could run empty within the next 48 hours.ICELAND boss Richard Walker said the company has opted to shut "a number of stores" as several retailers warned Boris Johnson shelves could run empty within the next 48 hours.

Iceland closes stores as Boris warned 48 hours till empty shelves amid 'pingdemic' chaos | TV & Radio | Showbiz & TV | Express.co.uk

MailOnline readers have shared pictures of empty shelves in dozens of supermarkets across the UK in the past 24 hours.MailOnline readers have shared pictures of empty shelves in dozens of supermarkets across the UK in the past 24 hours.

Make supermarket staff EXEMPT from 'Pingdemic', demands Iceland boss | Daily Mail Online

MP for Bury St Edmunds Jo Churchill is the latest politician to go into self-isolation after being "pinged".

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The backlash has been heightened by Boris Johnson's initial attempt to avoid quarantining after he was contacted by Test and Trace.The backlash has been heightened by Boris Johnson's initial attempt to avoid quarantining after he was contacted by Test and Trace.

Covid UK: Pingdemic sees nearly one in four people deleting NHS app | Metro News

A record 618,903 alerts were sent to users of the app in England and Wales in the week to July 14, figures show - a rise from 530,126 'pings' seven days beforeA record 618,903 alerts were sent to users of the app in England and Wales in the week to July 14, figures show - a rise from 530,126 'pings' seven days before

More than 1million Brits isolating after further 600,000 are pinged by NHS app - Mirror Online

British supermarkets and suppliers warned Thursday of possible food shortages due to staff self-isolating, as rising coronavirus cases threaten chaos after the British supermarkets and suppliers warned Thursday of possible food shortages due to staff self-isolating, as rising coronavirus cases threaten chaos after the government controversially eased all restrictions earlier this week. With millions of workers and schoolkids currently forced to stay...

UK grocers warn of shortages amid virus 'pingdemic'

Kwasi Kwarteng said shoppers ‘shouldn’t be panicking’ as shelves empty Kwasi Kwarteng said shoppers ‘shouldn’t be panicking’ as shelves empty

Minister urges people not to delete NHS app as ‘pingdemic’ hits shops | Evening Standard

The frozen food chain, which is based in Deeside, is experiencing difficulty running its operating at the moment due to a variety of issues, including the self-isolation policyThe frozen food chain, which is based in Deeside, is experiencing difficulty running its operating at the moment due to a variety of issues, including the self-isolation policy

Iceland forced to close some stores and reduce hours over 'supply issues' and 'pingdemic' - North Wales Live

Iceland is facing a staff shortage just after 'freedom day' arrived on Monday Iceland is facing a staff shortage just after 'freedom day' arrived on Monday

Iceland and M&S issue worrying messages to anyone who shops in their supermarkets - Kent Live

BP has closed several petrol stations and Iceland has closed some of its stores as pingdemic shortages kick in.Hundreds of thousands of workers are ofBP has closed several petrol stations and Iceland has closed some of its stores as pingdemic shortages kick in. Hundreds of thousands of workers are off isolating after being pinged by the NHS COVI…

BP closes petrol stations as Iceland shuts stores due to pingdemic causing shortages of staff

What to do if you get the dreaded 'ping', how long do you have to self-isolate for, can you answer the door and other questions answeredWhat to do if you get the dreaded 'ping', how long do you have to self-isolate for, can you answer the door and other questions answered

Do I have to isolate if I'm pinged by the NHS app? All your self-isolation questions answered

A further approximately 428,000 people were contacted by NHS Test and Trace contact tracers in England and told to self-isolate in the week to 14 July and 259,265 people tested positive.A further approximately 428,000 people were contacted by NHS Test and Trace contact tracers in England and told to self-isolate in the week to 14 July and 259,265 people tested positive.

COVID-19: Fresh record as 618,903 people in England and Wales pinged by NHS coronavirus app in a week | UK News | Sky News

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It will mean big differences to the isolation rulesIt will mean big differences to the isolation rules

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A record 619,000 people were told to isolate by the NHS Covid app in a week as the government urged people not to panic-buy amid warnings the “pingdemic” was leading to empty supermarket shelves.TheA record 619,000 people were told to isolate by the NHS Covid app in a week as the government urged people not to panic-buy amid warnings the “pingdemic” was leading to empty supermarket shelves.The

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Coronavirus LIVE updates as food firm tells workers not to isolate if 'pinged' - but take tests and carry on working - Manchester Evening News

It comes after M&S also warned of potential staff shortages with an increase in people being pinged by the track and trace app It comes after M&S also warned of potential staff shortages with an increase in people being pinged by the track and trace app

Iceland issues worrying message to anyone who shops in its supermarkets - Chronicle Live

The 'pingdemic' is said to be causing food shortages, while Covid cases continue to rise in LeedsThe 'pingdemic' is said to be causing food shortages, while Covid cases continue to rise in Leeds

Live Leeds Covid news as NHS app pings cause food shortages and cases still rising - Leeds Live

Caution despite lifting of restrictionsCaution despite lifting of restrictions

New Covid campaign for England says to keep wearing masks - Cambridgeshire Live

STAFF at Great Western Hospital are being told to turn off part of the NHS Test and Trace app while at work.STAFF at Great Western Hospital are being told to turn off part of the NHS Test and Trace app while at work.

Great Western Hospital staff told to 'pause' NHS Track and Trace app at work | Swindon Advertiser

And the discount store is not alone, with other high street chains also warning of a potential staffing shortage.And the discount store is not alone, with other high street chains also warning of a potential staffing shortage.

Covid Scotland: Iceland customers issued bleak message as stores face crisis - Edinburgh Live

The 'pingdemic' is taking hold on supermarketsThe 'pingdemic' is taking hold on supermarkets

ITV Good Morning Britain: Iceland boss warns of store closures as shelves left bare and staff off due to 'pingdemic' - MyLondon

More and more people are being identified as a close contactMore and more people are being identified as a close contact

Number of people 'pinged' by NHS Covid-19 app across Nottinghamshire - Nottinghamshire Live

The supermarket chain reported that 1,000 staff have been 'pinged'The supermarket chain reported that 1,000 staff have been 'pinged'

Iceland issues message to customers after being forced to close stores - LancsLive

The so-called ‘pingdemic’ is causing growing concern across England. Thousands of workers are being forced to stay at home after being pinged by the NHS

If you are ‘pinged’ by the NHS app you don’t always have to self-isolate, says York’s vaccine boss | YorkMix

Rising coronavirus rates and self-isolation rules are causing massive disruption across Calderdale.

Calderdale businesses face losing thousands because of 'pingdemic' | Halifax Courier

SUPERMARKETS say there's just 48 hours to fix the pingdemic or shoppers will face empty shelves, with stores already running out of staples such as beSUPERMARKETS say there’s just 48 hours to fix the pingdemic or shoppers will face empty shelves, with stores already running out of staples such as beer and bread. Huge numbers of staff have …

Coronavirus UK news - Pingdemic panic buying leaves shelves empty as NHS app forces 618,903 people to isolate last week

Ministers ‘flying by the seat of their pants’, manufacturing union warnsMinisters ‘flying by the seat of their pants’, manufacturing union warns

Business backlash over ‘unworkable’ pingdemic exemption scheme | The Independent

Nearly 1,500 people in Peterborough were ‘pinged’ by the COVID tracker app in the space of a week - the highest number since the app was introduced.

Nearly 1,500 Peterborough people ‘pinged’ by COVID tracker app in space of a week | Peterborough Telegraph

The frozen food chain is facing staff shortages and empty shelves due to the so-called 'pingdemic' after staff and workers have been forced to self-isolate. The frozen food chain is facing staff shortages and empty shelves due to the so-called 'pingdemic' after staff and workers have been forced to self-isolate.

Iceland issues alarming warning to every customer who shops in its supermarkets - Daily Record

LONDON (AP) — In scenes reminiscent of the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, supermarket shelves across England were looking a tad empty on Thursday. This time, it's nothing to do with consumers stockpiling ahead of lockdown. LONDON (AP) — In scenes reminiscent of the early days of the coronavirus pandemic, supermarket shelves across England were looking a tad empty on Thursday. This time, it's nothing to do with consumers stockpiling ahead of lockdown.

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Iceland's managing director Richard Walker said workers have been 'pinged' Iceland's managing director Richard Walker said workers have been 'pinged'

Iceland and M&S warning as stores close and reduced opening hours considered - Liverpool Echo

Rising cases threaten chaos after government controversially eased all restrictionsRising cases threaten chaos after government controversially eased all restrictions

COVID-19: UK grocers warn of shortages amid virus ‘pingdemic’ | Europe – Gulf News

Rising cases threaten chaos after government controversially eased all restrictionsRising cases threaten chaos after government controversially eased all restrictions

COVID-19: UK grocers warn of shortages amid virus ‘pingdemic’ | Europe – Gulf News

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Currently, the pingdemic is wreaking chaos across the country - with the retail industry the worst hit Currently, the pingdemic is wreaking chaos across the country - with the retail industry the worst hit

Iceland issues troubling warning to every shopper who uses its stores - Birmingham Live

The supermarket's boss described how it has become 'very challenging' to keep stores openThe supermarket's boss described how it has become 'very challenging' to keep stores open

Iceland forced to shut shops and reduce hours over supply issues and staff isolating - Wales Online

Almost 620,000 have been 'pinged' by the NHS Covid-19 app in England and Wales - the highest weekly figure ever recorded. | ITV National NewsAlmost 620,000 have been 'pinged' by the NHS Covid-19 app in England and Wales - the highest weekly figure ever recorded. | ITV National News

Covid: Almost 620,000 told to isolate amid 'pingdemic' - highest ever figure | ITV News

The 'pingdemic' is said to be causing food shortages, while Covid cases continue to rise across YorkshireThe 'pingdemic' is said to be causing food shortages, while Covid cases continue to rise across Yorkshire

Live Yorkshire Covid news as NHS app pings cause food shortages and cases still rising - YorkshireLive