A further 187 new coronavirus cases recorded in Northumberland

Another 187 new coronavirus cases have been recorded across the county according to the latest daily update.

Friday, 23rd July 2021, 8:59 pm

The Government confirmed on Friday, July 23, that 64 more people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, leaving the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 129,044.

Deaths are recorded as Covid-19 related where a person has died within 28 days of a positive test.

Across the UK on Friday, July 23, it was announced that 36,389 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to 5,637,975.

Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital, in Cramlington, is among the hospitals treating coronavirus patients from across Northumberland.

Scroll down for the latest data for Northumberland

Covid related deaths

Number of deaths announced on July 23: 0

Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 698

Coronavirus testing.

Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 785

Cases of coronavirus

187 more cases on July 23

Total number of cases since March 2020: 25,765.

Weekly case rate

Weekly case rate: 695 per 100,000 people

Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to July 18: 2,241

Hospital admissions

Currently in hospital in Northumbria trust: 25

Currently on ventilation: 5

Total admissions: 2,875

Based on the latest available information.

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