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British Health Secretary Matt Hancock was out with COVID-19 vaccine-related updates and said that up to 70 hospitals will start vaccinations today.

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  • We start with the big hospitals, then we’ll expand the number of centres that we have.
  • There’s an enormous amount of work still to do on the vaccination program.
  • We’ve always expected the vast bulk of the vaccination program to be in the new year.
  • We have a high degree of confidence in the delivery that will come next week.
  • We think all vulnerable people will have been vaccinated by the spring.
  • Once vulnerable people vaccinated, we will start to lift the restrictions.