The 14 Northumberland wards with the most positive Covid-19 cases

Northumberland statistics show that wards in the south-east of the county have the highest number of positive Covid-19 cases.

Thursday, 24th September 2020, 5:05 pm
Northumberland wards by number of Covid-19 cases.

There have been 318 new confirmed positive cases of Covid-19 in Northumberland in the past seven days.

Figures published by Northumberland County Council using data from Public Health England reveal a sharp increase in recent days.

The Northumberland rate of positive cases per 100,000 stands at 99.29, as of September 24.

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Cramlington Village has had 15 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. It has a rate of 313.2 positive cases per 100,000.

Here are the 14 wards with the most positive cases over the past week...

Bothal ward has recorded 15 positive Covid-19 cases over the past seven days. The infection rate is 263.7 per 100,000.
Ponteland North ward has recorded 14 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate stands at 180.8 per 100,000.
Hirst ward in Ashington has had 14 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate is 251.1 per 100,000.
Morpeth North ward has recorded 13 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate is 272.9 per 100,000.
Seghill with Seaton Delaval ward has had 10 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate is 130.5 per 100,000.
Seaton with Newbiggin West has recorded 10 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate is 96.2 per 100,000.
Morpeth Kirkhill ward has had 9 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate stands at 152.2 per 100,000.
College ward in Ashington has had 9 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate is 158.7 per 100,000.
Bedlington East ward has had 9 positive Covid-19 cases over the past seven days. Its infection rate is 149.3 per 100,000.
Ashington Central has had 9 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate is 180.1 per 100,000.
Stakeford ward has had 8 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate is 176.8 per 100,000.
Haydon ward in Ashington has had 8 positive Covid-19 cases in the past seven days. Its infection rate is 157.5 per 100,000.
Cramlington North ward has had 8 positive Covid-19 cases over the past seven days. Its infection rate is 143.3 per 100,000.