But it fell to 2.3 by lockdown on March 23.
Analysis by Public Health England and Cambridge University calculated that the 'R' reproduction rate has fallen to 0.4 in the capital, and could see cases eradicated within a fortnight.
Summary automatically generated by NewSUM A.I. from the following sources:
- Coronavirus UK: London's R rate was falling BEFORE lockdown (daily mail – mail online)
- London records just 24 new covid-19 cases a day raising hopes lockdown could be eased (daily mail – mail online)