Coronavirus in numbers: UK death toll rises to 55,024

The Government said a further 398 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of Saturday, bringing the UK total to 55,024. The Government said that, as of 9am on Saturday, there had been a further 18,662 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK.It brings the total number of cases in the UK to 1,512,045.