Third wave of Covid ‘definitely under way’ in UK, says expert
Prof Adam Finn’s comments come after PHE reported 79% rise in number of Delta variant cases in just one week
A government scientific adviser has said a third wave of the coronavirus pandemic is “definitely under way” as the vaccine programme races to outpace the Delta variant’s spread across the UK.
It comes after Public Health England reported a 79% rise in the number of cases of the variant first identified in India in a week. Hospital admissions have almost doubled.