UK reports 17 coronavirus deaths in last 24 hours – lowest since September 28th


The UK has recorded 17 coronavirus deaths in the latest 24-hour period – the lowest daily figure since late September.

The number is a marked fall from last Monday, when the UK reported 52 deaths that had taken place within 28 days of a positive COVID-19 test.

The last time the number of daily deaths was lower was on 28 September, when 13 were recorded.