According to the official UK Government website for data on Coronavirus (COVID-19), last updated on Tuesday 08 December 2020 at 04:17pm, “the latest R number is estimated at 0.8 to 1 with a daily infection growth rate range of -3% to -1% as of 4 December 2020.” Source: https://coronavirus.data.gov.uk.
Photo in the second panel by NHS England and NHS Improvement, @NHSEngland tweet published 7:00 AM · Dec 8, 2020 available at https://twitter.com/NHSEngland/status/1336203871966912514.
Fragment of chart between panels two and three: UK Government Coronavirus (COVID-19) daily cases data, last updated on Tuesday 08 December 2020 at 04:17pm, reused under the Open Government Licence v3.0. This comic strip was published on Tuesday 8 December 2020.
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