Two further covid deaths reported at Great Western Hospital
By Barrie Hudson - 24 November 2020
The latest report from NHS England has revealed that two deaths from coronavirus have been reported at Great Western Hospital in the last 24 hours. It is one day since the last such death was reported. According to the data, the latest deaths happened on Sunday, 22 November. This means the coronavirus death toll at Great Western Hospital since the outbreak began has risen to 151. These figures are correct up to 4pm yesterday.
As of 4pm today there have been 41 new confirmed coronavirus cases reported in the last 24 hours in Swindon, meaning the total has risen to 3,652 confirmed cases since the start of the outbreak. In the last seven days there have been 330 new confirmed cases in Swindon. In Wiltshire there have been 51 new cases in the past 24 hours, meaning the number of people who have tested positive in Wiltshire is 4,724. This means that in the last seven days there have been 570 new confirmed cases in Wiltshire. These figures are split by local authority. Please note that these new cases are the figures reported by Public Health England and do not take into account delays in the return of positive test results.
As of 9am on 24 November, 1,538,794 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK. This is a rise of 11,299 positive tests in the last 24 hours.
As of 5pm on 23 November, of those tested positive for coronavirus in the UK who died within 28 days of their test, 55,838 have died across all settings. This is an increase of 608.
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