Another 116 coronavirus cases recorded in Northumberland - but no further Covid-related deaths in the county

Another 116 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Northumberland, but no further Covid-related deaths have been recorded in the county.

Tuesday, 27th July 2021, 9:50 pm

The Government confirmed on Tuesday, July 27, that 131 more people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, leaving the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 129,303.

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

Across the UK on Tuesday, July 27, it was announced that 23,511 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to 5,745,526.

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 27: 0

Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 699

Coronavirus testing.

Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 786

Cases of coronavirus

116 more cases on July 27

Total number of cases since March 2020: 26,286.

Weekly case rate

Weekly case rate: 502.4 per 100,000 people

Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to July 22: 1,620

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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