COVID-19 in the UK Government data Last updated on Monday 26 October 2020 at 05:29pm. Not looking any better. The latest R number is estimated at 1.2 to 1.4 with a daily growth rate range of 3% to 6%. Source: coronavirus-staging.data.gov.uk. Original chart available under the Open Government Licence v3.0. This postcard was published 26/10/2020 and except third-party material it’s licensed CC-BY-NC-SA epriego.blog. it’s not a park ride.