UK records 2,439 new COVID cases, three deaths

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LONDON (Reuters) - Britain recorded 2,439 new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, and said there had been three deaths within 28 days of a positive test.

The government figures also showed 38,070,038 people had received their first dose of a coronavirus vaccine.

(Reporting by Michael Holden. Editing by Andrew MacAskill)