UK records 1,649 new cases of COVID-19, 1 new death

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) mobile testing vehicles are seen parked at a depot in London, Britain

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain reported 1,649 new COVID-19 infections on Monday, and one new death within 28 days of a positive test.

Monday is a public holiday in Britain, which has in the past affected the numbers reported.

Vaccination data showed 34,588,600 people had received their first dose.

(Reporting by William James; Editing by Andrew Heavens)