The UK is reaping the benefits of vaccinations and will continue to do so as the rollout continues to younger people:

Prime Minister Boris Johnson is increasingly optimistic that coronavirus restrictions can end as planned on June 21

  • data is showing the Indian variant not spreading as fast as previously feared
  • Hospital admissions are “fairly flat” in variant hotspots
  • initial estimates suggest a smaller increase in transmissibility that would not risk overwhelming the NHS if restrictions end next month

Report comes via UK media, Times, link here (gated) .

The UK is reaping the benefits of vaccinations and will continue to do so as the rollout continues to younger people: