Britain records another 18,804 Covid-19 cases and 80 deaths

Britain today recorded another 18,804 Covid-19 cases and 80 deaths as both infections and fatalities continue to creep upwards.  Department of Health statistics show the daily number of infections has risen 34.6 per cent in a week, up from the 13,972 cases declared last Monday. But the scale of the second wave is still a … Read more Britain records another 18,804 Covid-19 cases and 80 deaths

UK records 69 hospital coronavirus deaths in preliminary toll

A further 69 people have died after testing positive for coronavirus in the UK, according to preliminary figures.  Today’s death toll marks a 6.2 per cent rise on last Sunday’s 65 – but is less than half the 150 deaths reported yesterday. England alone saw 61 hospital deaths and all victims were between 54 and 96 … Read more UK records 69 hospital coronavirus deaths in preliminary toll

UK records 69 hospital coronavirus deaths in preliminary toll

A further 69 people have died after testing positive for coronavirus in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, according to preliminary figures.  England alone saw 61 hospital deaths and all victims were between 54 and 96 years old.  Of these confirmed deaths, four had underlying health conditions and were aged between 56 and 92. This figure … Read more UK records 69 hospital coronavirus deaths in preliminary toll

Test and Trace records another worst-ever performance as just 63% of contacts reached

Britain’s Test and Trace system is being overwhelmed by a surge in coronavirus infections after it only reached 63 per cent of close contacts of people who had tested positive for the virus, the lowest weekly percentage ever recorded. Damning figures published by the Department for Health show the beleaguered system failed to speak to … Read more Test and Trace records another worst-ever performance as just 63% of contacts reached

Britain records 13,972 new coronavirus cases and 50 more deaths

The UK today announced 13,972 new coronavirus cases and 50 more victims as millions of Brits were plunged into deeper lockdowns. Today’s new infections are up 11 per cent from last Monday, when 12,594 cases were recorded, and triple the 4,368 recorded on Monday, September 21. Data on September 28 was rendered invalid due to a counting … Read more Britain records 13,972 new coronavirus cases and 50 more deaths

UK records highest Sunday Covid hospital death toll since June

A further 12,872 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK as the country’s daily case total stays above the 10,000 mark for an entire week. Some 65 more people have died after testing positive for Covid-19 – nearly double the 33 deaths recorded last Sunday. Today’s daily figure – an 81 per cent increase … Read more UK records highest Sunday Covid hospital death toll since June

UK records 15,166 new coronavirus cases and 81 deaths – as Northern leaders claim cases are FALLING

Britain has recorded another 15,116 coronavirus cases and 81 more deaths, as 10 million people in the north brace for tougher restrictions on Monday as part of a new three-tier alert scheme – despite claims by leaders that case numbers are falling. The figure is a rise from yesterday’s 13,864 cases, as well as from … Read more UK records 15,166 new coronavirus cases and 81 deaths – as Northern leaders claim cases are FALLING

UK records 15,166 new coronavirus cases and 81 deaths – as Northern leaders claim cases are FALLING

Britain has recorded another 15,116 coronavirus cases – with 81 more deaths – as 10 million people in the north brace for tougher restrictions on Monday as part of a new three-tier alert scheme. The figure is a rise from yesterday’s 13,864 cases, as well as from last Saturday’s 12,827 cases and the 6,739 recorded … Read more UK records 15,166 new coronavirus cases and 81 deaths – as Northern leaders claim cases are FALLING

Britain records 59 more Covid-19 deaths in early count

Britain has recorded 59 more coronavirus deaths in an early count as the number of fatalities from the virus continues to rise – with two thirds of victims in the North West, North East and Yorkshire.  As many as 54 victims were announced in England, with the North West recording the highest death toll at 22. … Read more Britain records 59 more Covid-19 deaths in early count

Britain records 59 more Covid-19 deaths in early count

Britain has recorded 59 more coronavirus deaths in an early count as the number of fatalities from the virus continues to rise – with two thirds of victims in the North West, North East and Yorkshire.  As many as 54 victims were announced in England, with the North West recording the highest death toll at 22. … Read more Britain records 59 more Covid-19 deaths in early count