Coronavirus live news: Moderna says vaccine works on UK and South African variants; Spain sees record rise in cases

Spain saw 93,822 infections between Friday and Monday, and 767 deaths; Moderna confirms its jab works against new variants

8.50pm GMT

AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine may not be very effective for people over 65, German coalition sources told tabloid Bild and Handelsblatt.

German officials fear that the AstraZeneca vaccine may not be approved by European Union authorities for use in those over 65, the German tabloid reported.

8.42pm GMT

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Source: theguardian