Covid-19: More than 50m vaccine doses given in England


More than 50 million coronavirus สมัครสล็อต vaccine doses have now been given in England.

Figures released by NHS England show 31,546,846 UK adults have had their first jab, and 18,699,556 have had two.

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said the milestone came after "one of the biggest and most important national efforts in our history".

People aged 32 and 33 in England are being invited to book their first vaccination from this weekend.

NHS England's lead for the Covid vaccination programme, Dr Emily Lawson, said the rollout was "continuing at pace".

"This success is the result of the tireless efforts of NHS teams, alongside local partners and volunteers, who are determined to protect their patients, families and communities," she said.

"Despite this we must take nothing for granted so when you are invited please book your appointment - and, along with millions of others, get vital protection against coronavirus."

A total of 50,246,402 Covid-19 first or second doses of vaccinations took place in England between December 8 and May 21, the data shows.