COVID-19 infection rates drop across the UK, ONS data shows

Coronavirus infection rates in the community have fallen further across the UK, latest figures show.

Around one in 115 people in private households in England had COVID-19 between 6 and 12 February, according to new estimates from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

This is down from around one in 80 people for the week to February 6.

It is the lowest figure since the period 29 November to 5 December, when the estimate also stood at one in 115 people.