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Every UK adult should be offered first Covid vaccine by September, Raab says

The government is aiming to offer a coronavirus vaccine to the entire adult population of the UK by September, foreign secretary Dominic Raab has said.

The foreign secretary told BBC1’s Andrew Marr Show that blanket vaccination could be completed earlier if the capacity is available to do so.

But government sources said that reports of a private target of the end of June to get a jab to all under-18s were “speculative”.

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