UK coronavirus cases hit highest ever daily figure of 26,688Christian Fernsby ▼ | October 21, 2020
The number of people reported to have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK has gone up by a record 26,688.
Highest daily figure UK home
The total number of coronavirus cases recorded in the UK now stands at 789,229, while deaths have reached 44,158.
Separate figures published by the UK's statistics agencies show there have now been 59,000 deaths registered in the UK where coronavirus was mentioned on the death certificate. ■