England expected to relax rules on 19 July despite rise in number of people infected to one in 260
Covid infection rates have risen sharply in Britain, data has revealed, as Downing Street ruled out compulsory mask wearing in England this winter.
According to the latest data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), based on swabs collected from randomly selected households, about 211,100 people in the community in England, or one in 260, had Covid in the week ending 26 June.
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