NEWS | No further COVID-19 related deaths at hospitals in Herefordshire

NHS England has confirmed that as of 5pm yesterday (Saturday 8th August), no further COVID-19 related deaths had been recorded at hospitals in Herefordshire, meaning that the total number of deaths at hospitals in the county remain at 57 since the outbreak started.

However, an air of caution needs to be applied to any optimism with 1,062 new cases of the virus recorded in the United Kingdom in the past 24 hours. The highest increase in cases since June. 8 further deaths were recorded by the Department for Health in the United Kingdom.