This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Wednesday 07 April, 2021

In the headlines:

Dominica approaching 40% vaccination of its eligible population

In news from the region, Martinique health authorities are concerned over a new COVID-19 surge

Internationally, The EU drug regulator says unusual blood clots should be listed as a very rare side effect of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine

News was presented by Hazary Williams and Sports by Garvin Richards with technical assistance from Delma Semper.