Britain reports 2,027 new COVID-19 cases, seven deaths

FILE PHOTO: Medical staff treat seriously ill COVID-19 patients at Milton Keynes University Hospital, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, Milton Keynes

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain reported 2,027 new COVID-19 infections on Saturday, as well as a further seven deaths within 28 days of a positive test.

The official data also showed that 36.32 million people had received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.

(Reporting by Sarah Young. Editing by Mark Potter)