Coronavirus: UK reports 501 COVID-19 deaths, 22,915 new cases

Commuters wearing face masks walk through the ticket barriers at Waterloo Station in London. (File photo: AFP)

Britain recorded a further 501 deaths within 28 days of a positive COVID-19 test on Thursday, a decrease from 529 a day earlier, government figures showed.

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There were 22,915 people who tested positive for COVID-19 in the latest daily figures, an increase from the 19,609 cases recorded on Wednesday.

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Last Update: Friday, 20 November 2020 KSA 00:05 - GMT 21:05