Public Health England have confirmed that 73 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Herefordshire, taking the total number of cases of the virus recorded in the county to 5,395 since the start of the outbreak.

Last Thursday, 87 new cases of the virus were recorded in Herefordshire.

The UK has recorded 37,892 new cases of COVID-19 and 1,290 COVID-19 related deaths