The Guardian UK: Politics Weekly
The Guardian UK: Politics Weekly

Government errors pile up: Politics Weekly podcast

36:07 | Oct 7th, 2020

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Heather Stewart and Peter Walker discuss the latest from Westminster. Plus Anita Boateng and Paul Harrison review the prime minister’s performance at the Conservative party conference. Help support ou...Show More


mm recommended:Oct 8th, 2020

The UK government missed proper contact tracing for possibly hundreds of thousands of people because they exported the contact data into Excel, but Excel can't deal with millions of rows...and no one noticed this error for 4-5 days. Such a sad and darkly hilarious gaff.

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