COVID-19: Pregnant women urged to get jab

Pregnant woman have been urged to get a jab as new figures reveal that a fifth of critically ill COVID patients in England are unvaccinated pregnant women.

Experts have stressed the vaccine is safe for pregnant women.

One woman who became seriously ill while pregnant told her story to Sky.

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