In the United Kingdom, a record number of people died from the coronavirus last 24 hours. In the past 24 hours, 1,610 people died.
The previous record dates from a week ago. Then 1,564 people died after a corona infection. The first time since the outbreak began, more than 1,500 victims died in one day.
The total number of corona deaths in the most affected European country has now risen to over 91,000, and the number of infections is around 3.4 million.
33,355 cases were added in 24 hours.
The UK is ahead of the other European countries in terms of vaccinations. More than 4.25 million Britons have had an injection.