Public Health England have confirmed that 5 new cases of COVID-19 have been recorded in Herefordshire, taking the total number of cases recorded in the county since the start of the outbreak to 2,578. Last Tuesday, 22 new cases of the virus were recorded in Herefordshire.

Today’s rise is the lowest increase in daily cases since the 7th October.

Another 12,282 coronavirus cases have been recorded in the UK. This is down on the 13,430 that were recorded last Tuesday.