Official figures from NHS England suggest high demand for emergency services and hospitals.
Nearly a million children, aged one to nine, will be offered a jab in the next month after virus found in sewage.
Caroline Boulton says there have been delays at every stage of her treatment for breast cancer.
Other groups have reported higher protection, but the results are still seen as a triumph.
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Borrowing - which hit a record £22.3bn in October - cannot go on indefinitely, chancellor says.