Britain reports 27,052 new COVID cases, 534 deaths

Pedestrians walk past a British government health information advertisement highlighting new restrictions amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), London, Britain

LONDON (Reuters) - The United Kingdom recorded 27,052 new COVID-19 cases on Saturday and 534 deaths within 28 days of a positive test for the virus, according to official data.

(Reporting by Michael Holden; Editing by William Schomberg)