UK records 38,154 new COVID cases, 178 deaths

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Stone

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain reported 38,154 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday and 178 more deaths within 28 days of a positive test, official data showed.

The figures compared to 35,693 new cases on Wednesday when 207 deaths were reported, the highest number recorded since early March.

(Reporting by Michael Holden, editing by David Milliken)

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