Cases. People tested positive. Latest data provided on 3 January 2021. Daily 54,990. Last 7 days 366,435. The latest R number is estimated at 1.1 to 1.3 with a daily infection growth rate range of +1% to +6% as of 23 December 2020. Rate per 100k resident population: 450.6. Source: https://coronavirus.data.gov.uk/. Chart available under the Open Government Licence v3.0. Except third-party content this Lockdown Chronicle CC-BY epriego.blog. This comic strip was published on Monday 04 January 2021 AM GMT.
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Context: Parents face week of uncertainty over school reopenings in England Sun 3 Jan 2021 20.04 GMT. The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/education/2021/jan/03/parents-face-week-of-uncertainty-over-school-reopenings-in-england