Shoppers on Oxford Street in London, Britain on December 18. Photo: EPA-EFE
Shoppers on Oxford Street in London, Britain on December 18. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: London mayor declares ‘major incident’ as Omicron cases surge

  • Sadiq Khan said Covid-19 hospital admissions in the city rose by nearly 30 per cent this week
  • The total number of Omicron cases recorded across the country hit almost 25,000 on Friday, up by more than 10,000 cases from 24 hours earlier

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Shoppers on Oxford Street in London, Britain on December 18. Photo: EPA-EFE
Shoppers on Oxford Street in London, Britain on December 18. Photo: EPA-EFE
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