he UK recorded 210 extra Covid-19 deaths on Saturday.
That is down from 570 the day earlier than, whereas instances rose 1,968 to 34,693, the government stated, citing partial information.
The most recent R quantity is estimated at 1.1 to 1.3, the federal government stated.
The UK has recorded a demise toll of 70,405, outlined as these dying inside 28 days of a constructive take a look at.
Below that measure, it has the world’s sixth largest toll, after the USA, Brazil, India, Mexico and India.
A broader measure of these dying with Covid-19 on their demise certificates places the UK’s demise toll at 79,349.