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Coronavirus vaccine: grandmother is first in UK to get Pfizer’s Covid-19 shot on ‘V-Day’

Margaret Keenan, a 90-year-old grandmother from Britain, has become the first person in the world to receive the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine outside a trial following its rapid clinical approval.An early riser, Keenan received the jab at her local hospital in Coventry, central England, on Tuesday morning, a week before she turns 91.Britain began rolling out the Covid-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech on Tuesday, dubbed “V-Day”. It is the first Western country to start vaccinating its…

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