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Coronavirus LIVE: UK deaths at 14,576 as vaccine taskforce unveiled and Brits warned to not guide summer season holidays

Coronavirus LIVE: UK deaths at 14,576 as vaccine taskforce unveiled and Brits warned not to book summer holidays



THE CORONAVIRUS demise toll has elevated by 847 within the UK, taking the overall variety of fatalities as much as 14,576 as Downing Road unveils a vaccine taskforce to combat the pandemic.

Brits have additionally been warned to not guide summer season holidays, transport secretary Grant Shapps has suggested.

This comes after warnings the UK may endure 40,000 coronavirus deaths within the first wave of the outbreak.

Professor Anthony Costello, of College School London, stated the Authorities’s response to the disaster had been ‘too gradual’.

Final evening the lockdown was prolonged for a minimum of three weeks.

Dominic Raab stated the “broad define” is it’s going to nonetheless take round three months, from when the UK first went into lockdown in the midst of March, to return by way of the height of Covid-19.

Thunderstorms and heavy rain are additionally anticipated to lash Britain all through the weekend earlier than 21C solar returns on Sunday.

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