Britain reports 3,398 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday

COVID-19 surge testing site in London

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain reported 3,398 new cases of COVID-19, down from a two-month high of 4,182 cases recorded a day earlier, government statistics showed on Saturday, with seven new deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test.

More than 39 million people have now been given a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, the data showed.

(Reporting by Alistair Smout; Editing by Alison Williams)

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