Second reported death at GWH in as many days means total there is 149

By Barrie Hudson - 23 November 2020


The latest report from NHS England has revealed that a death from coronavirus has 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 death happened on Saturday, 21 November. This means the coronavirus death toll at Great Western Hospital since the outbreak began has risen to 149. These figures are correct up to 4pm yesterday.

As of 4.48pm today there have been 35 new confirmed coronavirus cases reported in the last 24 hours in Swindon, meaning the total has risen to 3,611 confirmed cases since the start of the outbreak. In the last seven days there have been 325 new confirmed cases in Swindon. In Wiltshire there have been 54 new cases in the past 24 hours, meaning the number of people who have tested positive in Wiltshire is 4,673. This means that in the last seven days there have been 607 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 23 November, 1,527,495 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK. This is a rise of 15,450 positive tests in the last 24 hours.

As of 5pm on 22 November, of those tested positive for coronavirus in the UK who died within 28 days of their test, 55,230 have died across all settings. This is an increase of 206.

To find out how Swindon Link puts its daily figures together press here.


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