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    Adults in England aged 25-29 will be able to book their Covid-19 vaccine from Tuesday, the health secretary has announced.

    Matt Hancock told MPs the vaccine remained the best way out of the pandemic, as doubts mount over the June 21 aim for the end of all restrictions in England.

    Mr Hancock also urged schoolchildren to continue getting their coronavirus tests twice weekly, as pupils in England returned to school after the half term break on Monday.

    Read more: https://www.itv.com/news/2021-06-07/over-25s-in-england-invited-to-come-forward-for-covid-19-vaccination-from-tuesday

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