Coronavirus in numbers: UK death toll rises to 51,934

The Government said a further 168 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of Saturday, bringing the UK total to 51,934. The Government said that, as of 9am on Saturday, there had been a further 24,962 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK. It brings the total number of cases in the UK to 1,344,356.