Pressures on intensive care units are seeing one in 10 patients transferred to a different site.
One says he is surprised Boris Johnson shared the early data when it is "not particularly strong".
Delaying second Pfizer doses to give more people their first is "difficult to justify", says BMA.
Paul Davies is standing down after being seen drinking with other politicians during an alcohol ban.
A Midlothian food bank said seven of those involved with the charity had received the jag in the last week.