The 17 areas of Northumberland with the lowest Covid rates as 'Freedom Day' arrives

Covid rates in Northumberland continue to rise steeply as restrictions are removed on so-called Freedom Day.

Monday, 19th July 2021, 2:40 pm
Areas of Northumberland with the lowest Covid rates.

Latest data from Public Health England, published by Northumberland County Council, shows there were 2,269 positive cases in the county in the week to July 17.

The infection rate is 708.5 per 100,000 population.

Here are the 17 areas of Northumberland with the lowest Covid rates.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Amble West with Warkworth recorded 0-4 positive cases in the week to July 17. The rate is 99 positive cases per 100,000 population.
There were eight positive cases in Bamburgh ward where the rate is 176 per 100,000.
There were 19 positive cases in Alnwick ward where the rate is 192 per 100,000.
There were 10 positive cases in Longhoughton ward where the rate is 221 per 100,000.
There were 10 positive cases in Wooler ward where the rate is 223 per 100,000.
There were 14 positive cases in Amble ward where the rate is 267 per 100,000.
There were 15 positive cases in South Tynedale ward where the rate is 303 per 100,000.
There were 14 positive cases in Newbiggin Central and East where the rate is 309 per 100,000.
There were 12 positive cases in Bellingham ward where the rate is 308 per 100,000.
There were 15 positive cases in Hexham Central with Acomb where the rate is 333 per 100,000.
There were 15 positive cases in Haydon and Hadrian ward where the rate is 342 per 100,000.
There were 15 positive cases in Humshaugh ward where the rate is 345 per 100,000.
There were 23 positive cases in Druridge Bay ward where the rate is 352 per 100,000.
There were 15 positive cases in Norham and Islandshires where the rate is 357 per 100,000.
There were 20 positive cases in Hexham East where the rate is 437 per 100,000.
There were 20 positive cases in Corbridge ward where the rate is 459 per 100,000.
There were 21 positive cases in Cramlington South East where the rate is 462 per 100,000.