Public Health England have confirmed that 42 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Herefordshire, taking the total number of cases of the virus recorded in the county to 5,768 since the start of the outbreak.

Last Wednesday, 91 new cases of the virus were recorded in Herefordshire.

The UK has recorded 25,308 new cases of COVID-19 and 1,725 COVID-19 related deaths.