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111- 'You may not get through for a long time'

Gov't says service dealing with 'huge demand'

People trying to ring 111 today are being warned they 'may not get through for a long time'.

Government says the service is currently experiencing high demand.

As a result, officials say those trying to get in touch right now 'may wish to try again another time'.

Anyone who tests positive on a lateral flow test or is showing Covid-19 symptoms is being reminded to self-isolate immediately.

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