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) .