A medical worker transports a patient from an ambulance to the Royal London Hospital as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues in London, Britain, January 2, 2021. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
LONDON (Reuters) – The United Kingdom recorded a further 57,725 cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, the fifth day running that it has topped 50,000, and another 445 deaths, official data showed.
Friday’s data had shown 53,285 new coronavirus infections and 613 deaths.
Reporting by Andrew MacAskill, Editing by William Maclean