UK records 2,064 new COVID cases, 6 deaths on Monday

FILE PHOTO: A COVID marshal patrols in Bournemouth

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain recorded 2,064 new cases of COVID-19 and six deaths within 28 days of a positive test on Monday, according to official government data.

That compares to 1,712 new cases and 11 deaths reported a day earlier.

The government said 33,752,885 people had received a first vaccination dose, and 12,897,123 had received a second dose.

(Reporting by Andrew MacAskill; editing by Michael Holden)