Public Health England have confirmed that 24 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Herefordshire, taking the total number of cases of the virus recorded in the county to 5,726 since the start of the outbreak.

Last Tuesday, 68 new cases of the virus were recorded in Herefordshire.

The UK has recorded 20,089 new cases of COVID-19 and 1,631 COVID-19 related deaths.