Public Health England have confirmed that new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Herefordshire, taking the total number of positive cases of the virus recorded in the county since the start of the pandemic to 1,694.

This means that 187 new cases of the virus have been recorded in the last week in Herefordshire.

The UK has reported 24,957 new cases of COVID-19. Last Saturday, the UK reported 21,915 cases of COVID-19.