The UK has recorded 156 additional coronavirus-related deaths and 29,547 new COVID-19 infections within the newest 24-hour interval.
The federal government figures evaluate with 147 coronavirus-related deaths and 37,622 new COVID-19 infections reported on Friday.
An extra 25,019 first vaccine doses had been administered within the newest 24 hours, taking the primary dose whole to 48,395,359 or 89% of these aged 16 and above.
Some 89,832 folks acquired their second dose, taking the entire of double-jabbed folks within the nation to 43,895,440 (80.8% of these aged 16 and above).
In the meantime, the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), launched on Friday, confirmed that COVID charges in England rose in youngsters aged two to these in class 12 months 11 (aged 15/16), and for these aged 35 to 49 within the week to three September.
Figures for a similar time interval confirmed that the an infection price in Scotland was the best recorded, and the speed in Wales was the best seen since Christmas.
That is equal to about 117,300 folks, it stated.