UK – positive Cases drop 12% compared with last week


The UK has recorded 21,952 new COVID-19 cases and 24 more coronavirus-related deaths in the latest 24-hour period, according to government data.

This compares to 24,470 infections and 65 fatalities reported on Sunday, and 24,950 cases and 14 deaths announced this time last week.

The seven-day average for infections is 27% down from the previous week.