The 10 areas of Northumberland where Covid-19 infection rates are highest

Covid cases in Northumberland are at their lowest levels since the end of August.

Monday, 26th April 2021, 3:50 pm
Areas of Northumberland with the highest Covid-19 rates.

Latest data published by Northumberland County Council reveals there were 46 positive cases across the county in the week to April 24.

The infection rate is 14.36 positive cases per 100,000.

Here are the 10 areas of Northumberland with the highest rates.

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The rate in Blyth's Plessey ward is 129.6 positive cases per 100,000. There were five positive cases in the week to April 24.
The rate is 92.4 in Blyth's Kitty Brewster ward. There were six positive cases.
The rate in Newsham ward is 79.3.
The rate in Blyth's Croft ward is 64.4.
The rate in Bedlington Central is 57.0.
The rate in Humshaugh ward is 46.0.
The rate in Ponteland East and Stannington is 45.1.
The rate in Shilbottle ward is 39.7.
The rate in Bellingham ward is 25.7.
The rate is 23.6 in Cramlington East.