The United Kingdom recorded 44,104 new coronavirus infections, thanks to the Delta variant, and another 73 deaths according to data from the bulletin today, July 21. The total number of new cases over the past week rose 35.8 percent from the previous seven days while deaths rose 59 percent.
Covid hospitalizations in ospedake have reached record highs in the past 5 months. According to data updated to July 19, 752 patients have entered the hospital, an increase of 21% compared to the previous week. We have to go back to February 25 to find similar figures. In any case, the peak of 4,134 hospitalizations of last January 12 remains very far away.