Matt Hancock wrong about number of Bolton vaccinations28 May 2021What was claimed “Tens of thousands” of vaccinations are being administered in Bolton “every single day”. Official figures show that the highest number of people vaccinated in Bolton in a single day is 5,465. Health secretary Matt Hancock claimed in the House of Commons on Thursday that “tens of thousands” of vaccinations were being administered in Bolton “every single day”. The highest number of people ever to get their first vaccine dose there in a single day was 3,911 on 18 May, and the highest number of second doses in a single day was 4,386, on 1 April. He said: “The number of vaccinations happening in Bolton right now is phenomenal—tens of thousands every single day.