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    Second doses of coronavirus vaccines will be accelerated for the over-50s and the clinically vulnerable across the UK to be given eight weeks after the first dose amid a rise in cases of the Indian variant, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said in a Downing Street news conference.

    The Indian variant could make it “more difficult” for England to move to step four of the Government’s roadmap out of lockdown on June 21, the prime minister added.

    More details: https://www.itv.com/news/2021-05-14/covid-indian-variant-boris-johnson-coronavirus-press-conference

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