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    The Covid vaccination programme has saved 14,000 lives and prevented 44,500 hospitalisations, the vaccines minister has said as he praised the “Dunkirk spirit” of the public.

    Speaking on Wednesday at a news conference in Downing Street, Nadhim Zahawi celebrated the impact of the vaccine saying that only 1 in 10 in hospital with the Delta variant had received two doses of the vaccine.

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