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Delay lockdown easing to suppress Covid-19 Delta variant

14 June 2021

The spread of the Delta variant of Covid-19 among unvaccinated people is “extremely worrying,” and means a delay to further lockdown easing is needed to ensure a third wave of the virus doesn’t spread out of control, says Professor Andrew Hayward (UCL Epidemiology & Health).

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