UK's daily COVID-19 cases rise to 4,182 with 10 new deaths

Coronavirus B.1.617.2 variant cases continue to rise in North Tyneside

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain reported 4,182 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, up from 3,542 the day before, and 10 new deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test.

The official data showed 38.87 million people had received their first dose of the vaccine, equivalent to 73.8% of the total adult population.

(Reporting by William James; Editing by Kate Holton)