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UK to Begin Using Oxford Covid Vaccine as PM Strikes Hopeful Tone

UK to Begin Using Oxford Covid Vaccine as PM Strikes Hopeful Tone

People in the UK will begin receiving the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine on Monday, after the prime minister expressed hope that the pace could be ramped up to protect tens of millions of people from Covid-19 within the next few months.

In England the first doses would be administered in a small number of hospitals for surveillance purposes, said the NHS: in Oxford, where the vaccine was invented, London, Sussex, Lancashire and Warwickshire.


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