ANOTHER 14 people have tested positive for coronavirus in Herefordshire, latest Public Health England figures show.

That data shows that 6,325 people had been confirmed as testing positive for Covid-19 by 9am on Monday (February 15) in Herefordshire, up from 6,311 the same time on Sunday.

The Government's coronavirus dashboard shows that over the past seven days, 145 new cases have been found in the county, 49 fewer than in the week before.


The graph below shows the number of cases in Herefordshire by date of test, and not the day when the cases were published by PHE.

The Government website says the last five days' data is incomplete, thought to be due to a delay in results being processed.


Across the UK, the number of recorded cases increased by 9,765 over the period, to 4,047,843.


Cumulative case counts include patients who are currently unwell, have recovered and those that have died.

A further 231 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths reported in hospitals to 79,120, NHS England said on Monday.

Patients were aged between 31 and 102. All except 12, aged between 53 and 92, had known underlying health conditions.

The deaths were between December 24 and February 14, with the majority being on or after February 11.

There were 10 other deaths reported with no positive Covid-19 test result.

In Herefordshire at the Wye Valley NHS Trust, a total of 185 people have now died after a positive Covid-19 test result.