Global Health

Covid Has Now Killed 150,000 People in UK

The UK’s official Covid death toll has passed 150,000 in a tragic milestone after the virus claimed a further 313 lives on Saturday.

The heartbreaking figure, the highest daily number since February last year, means 150,057 people have died of coronavirus since the start of the pandemic.

The UK is just the seventh country to pass the devastating landmark, following the USA, India, Brazil, Mexico, Russia and Peru.