However, rates are still falling. The infection rate is 281.6 per 100,000 – the lowest since August 2021.
Here are the 12 areas with the highest rates.
1. Prudhoe South
There were 17 positive cases in Prudhoe South where the rate is 302.0.
2. Newbiggin Central and East
There were 12 positive cases in Newbiggin Central and East where the rate is 264.6.
3. South Tynedale
There were 13 positive cases in South Tynedale where the rate is 262.7.
There were 12 positive cases in Blyth's Croft ward where the rate is 257.7.