Edelman Trust Barometer: UK Government trust surges to record levels, but 'shadows loom'

The Government's economic relief package has led trust levels to soar to 60 per cent, but the public is not impressed by its handling of testing and PPE supplies. Edelman warns that peaks in trust at times of global disasters are usually followed by a trough.

by Arvind Hickman
A shipment of PPE is unloaded by the military at Cardiff Airport. The Government's distribution of medical supplies has 'fallen short', survey respondents say (Photos by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)
A shipment of PPE is unloaded by the military at Cardiff Airport. The Government's distribution of medical supplies has 'fallen short', survey respondents say (Photos by Matthew Horwood/Getty Images)

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