New Covid cases recorded at Fareham College's Cemast campus

NEW CASES of Covid-19 were recorded by Fareham College last week.

Wednesday, 19th May 2021, 3:16 pm

The college confirmed three people linked to its Centre of Excellence in Engineering, Manufacturing and Advanced Skills Training (Cemast) campus, which is based in Lee-on-the Solent, tested positive for coronavirus.

However, it could not specify if they were students or members of staff.

A spokeswoman said: ‘There were three cases that we recorded last week.

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The Centre of Excellence in Engineering, Manufacturing and Advanced Skills Training, which is part of Fareham College

‘We are following all of the government guidance to the letter.

‘Everyone takes a lateral flow test at home twice a week and if it comes back positive they take a PCR test and isolate at home if this comes back positive.’

She could not say whether the cases were recorded through lateral flow or PCR tests.

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