UK Records Over 1,000 Daily Covid Deaths, Highest Since April

The latest tally means 77,346 people have now died in the UK within 28 days of a positive Covid-19 test -- among the highest in Europe alongside Italy.

UK Records Over 1,000 Daily Covid Deaths, Highest Since April

On Tuesday, UK recorded over 60,000 Covid cases in daily figures for the first time.

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Britain on Wednesday announced another 1,041 fatalities from the coronavirus, the first time the daily death count has topped 1,000 since April and the outset of the pandemic.

The latest tally means 77,346 people have now died in the UK within 28 days of a positive Covid-19 test -- among the highest in Europe alongside Italy -- and came as a record 62,322 new daily cases were recorded.

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