Number of confirmed Swindon covid cases since outbreak began tops 900

By Barrie Hudson - 1 August 2020

Health

The latest report from NHS England has revealed that there have been no further deaths reported at Great Western Hospital from coronavirus in the last 24 hours. This is the 25th day in a row that there have been no further deaths. This means the coronavirus death toll at Great Western Hospital since the outbreak began remains at 125. These figures are correct up to 4pm yesterday.

As of 4.15pm today there have been 29 new confirmed coronavirus cases reported in the last 24 hours in Swindon, meaning the total has risen to 903 confirmed cases since the start of the outbreak. In the last seven days there have been 111 new confirmed cases in Swindon. In Wiltshire there have been six new cases in the past 24 hours, meaning the number of people who have tested positive in Wiltshire has risen to 1,301. This means that in the last seven days there have been 23 new confirmed cases in Wiltshire. These figures are split by local authority.

As of 9am on 1 August, 303,952 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK. This is a rise of 771 positive tests in the last 24 hours.

As of 5pm on 31 July, of those tested positive for coronavirus in the UK, 46,193 have died across all settings. This is an increase of 74 since the day before.

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