717 More Deaths From Coronavirus Confirmed

Dominic Raab, the Foreign Secretary, has confirmed that there have been 667 further deaths reported over the last day, with another 50 deaths in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. The total number of fatalities from the coronavirus has now reached 11,329.

Raab said that the Government did not yet feel it was time to loosen the lockdown and said that “we are still not past the peak of this virus”.