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Britain records slight drop to 20,530 new COVID cases on Friday

A social distancing sign is pictured as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues in Slough, Britain October 23, 2020. REUTERS/Paul Childs

LONDON (Reuters) - A further 20,530 COVID-19 cases were reported in Britain on Friday, down from 21,242 a day earlier, daily government statistics showed.

There were a further 224 deaths within 28 days of a positive test, up on 189 the day before.

Reporting by Elizabeth Piper; editing by Stephen Addison

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