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Britain reports 51,342 new COVID-19 cases, 161 further deaths

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By Reuters
Britain reports 51,342 new COVID-19 cases, 161 further deaths
Britain reports 51,342 new COVID-19 cases, 161 further deaths   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021

LONDON – Britain on Wednesday reported 51,342 new cases of COVID-19 and a further 161 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test result, government statistics showed.

Cases are up 11.3% over the last seven days compared to the previous seven days, with deaths down 0.8% over the same timeframe.