UK sets new record for COVID cases as Omicron sweeps London

UK reported another day of record COVID-19 cases on Friday, with new estimates showing swathes of London’s population are carrying the virus, underlining the relentless advance of the Omicron variant. Omicron’s rapid spread has driven a surge in cases over the last seven days, especially in the capital. Around 1 in 20 Londoners likely had COVID-19 on Dec. 16 and early estimates – which could … Continue reading UK sets new record for COVID cases as Omicron sweeps London