UK records 43 new COVID deaths, 4,052 new cases

Medical staff treat seriously ill COVID-19 patients at Milton Keynes University Hospital, amid the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, Milton Keynes

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain reported on Wednesday another 43 deaths of people within 28 days of a positive test for COVID-19, along with 4,052 new cases of the coronavirus.

The official figures also showed 30,905,538 people had received their first dose of a COVID vaccine.

(Reporting by Michael Holden, editing by William James)