A further 56 COVID-related deaths and 29,173 cases have been reported in the UK, the latest government figures show.
The numbers are down from the 68 deaths and 37,011 cases recorded last Sunday, while yesterday’s data saw the UK record 156 COVID deaths and 29s what would need to happen for that to benefit Canada.,547 casesfor several weeks. This wasn.
Meanwhile, another 27,229 people have had a first vaccine dose – taking the total number of first doses to 48,422,588. And 96,435 people have had their second dose – taking the total of double jabbed people in the UK to 43,991,875.
Infection rates have remained level in England but increased in Wales and Scotland (and were uncertain in Northern Ireland), the latest Office for National Statistics figures suggested earlier this week.