There’s good news and bad news. The bad news is … bad.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson announces that the new COVID variant first seen in the UK may be more deadly. pic.twitter.com/y1yUChRxaS
— The Recount (@therecount) January 22, 2021
Patrick Vallance says there is very early, "uncertain" evidence that the new UK variant is slightly more deadly than the older variant.
— LBC (@LBC) January 22, 2021