Britain says 33.8 million people have had first COVID-19 vaccine dose

COVID-19 vaccinations in London

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's health ministry on Tuesday said 33,843,580 people had received a first COVID-19 vaccine dose, adding that a quarter of adults in the country had now received both doses of a coronavirus shot.

(Reporting by Alistair Smout. Editing by Andrew MacAskill)