UK reports 39,705 more COVID-19 cases, 47 further deaths

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

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain on Monday reported 39,705 more cases of COVID-19 and a further 47 deaths within 28 days of a positive test, according to official data.

On Sunday, 36,517 cases were reported alongside 63 deaths.

(Reporting by Costas Pitas)

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