UK records 40,941 COVID-19 cases, 150 deaths

People walk past a sign encouraging the public to get their COVID-19 vaccine doses in Manchester

LONDON (Reuters) - The United Kingdom on Saturday recorded 40,941 daily COVID-19 cases, a decrease on a day earlier when 44,242 cases were recorded, government data showed.

The figures also showed 150 deaths within 28 days of a positive COVID-19 test, versus 157 a day earlier.

(Reporting by James Davey, Editing by William Maclean)

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