Boots to sell lateral flow tests for £5.99 after government scraps free testing

Lateral flow test

Boots will begin selling single lateral flow tests to customers from £5.99 from February 23, after the government announced it was scrapping free testing.

The retailer said it would begin selling single tests or packs of four from £17 including delivery from its website from tomorrow. From early March, the retailer said it would begin selling lateral flow tests to customers at over 400 of its stores, priced at £2.50 for a single test or £12 for a pack of five.

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