COVID-19 infection rates are rising in the United Kingdom, with the Delta variant being linked to 99 percent of cases.
According to the U.K. COVID-19 dashboard, on May 1, a total of 1,907 new cases were reported with a seven-day average of 2,023.6, which is lower than July. About 36,660 confirmed new COVID-19 cases had been reported across the United Kingdom on July 13, 2021.
On July 10, 2021, BBC reported that the Delta variant was now found in 99 percent of cases. Experts said two-thirds of adults have now been double-vaccinated against the virus, which could help prevent a massive increase in cases.
The COVID-19 pandemic has given rise to a lot of potentially dangerous misinformation. For reliable advice on COVID-19, including symptoms, prevention, and available treatment, please refer to the World Health Organization or your national healthcare authority.