Saturday update: Two more coronavirus deaths within York NHS Trust

One of the city walls social distancing signs, at Micklegate Bar. Photograph: Tom Ross / PA Wire
7 Nov 2020 @ 7.32 pm
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Two more coronavirus-related deaths within the York NHS Trust were reported today (Saturday, 7 November).

There were also another 58 Covid-19 cases confirmed in York.

This takes the cumulative total to 4,098 – giving an overall infection rate of 1,945.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days there have been 393 positive Covid-19 tests in York – which is down by 52 (-11.7%).

The provisional seven-day rate for new Covid-19 cases in York is 178.52 per 100,000 people as at 6 November. The latest validated data, as at 1 November, is 187.1.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 2 November:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 2 November

AreaCases7 day
rolling rate
Change
Fulford, Heslington & University38396.2-24 (-38.7%)
York City Centre
31230.1-1 (-3.1%)
Heworth South & The Groves27235.9-2 (-6.9%)
Strensall27387.312 (80.0%)
Acomb26248.45 (23.8%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood26281.75 (23.8%)
Clifton Without & Skelton22258.62 (10.0%)
Holgate West18192.1-1 (-5.3%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe17129.1-12 (-41.4%)
Wigginton16262.3-1 (-5.9%)
Tang Hall15132.2-9 (-37.5%)
South Bank & Dringhouses13166.6-4 (-23.5%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe12144.62 (20.0%)
Holgate East12132.01 (9.1%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park12128.5-13 (-52.0%)
New Earswick11191.2-2 (-15.4%)
Osbaldwick11130.9-11 (-50.0%)
Huntington10145.5-7 (-41.2%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South10118.9-23 (-69.7%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake9138.9-5 (-35.7%)
Heworth North & Stockton992.6-9 (-50.0%)
Clifton North780.7-9 (-56.2%)
Haxby6104.5-3 (-33.3%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham462.8-9 (-69.2%)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source

*Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.

In North Yorkshire, there were 301 new confirmed Covid-19 cases today, taking the cumulative total to 9,652 – an infection rate of 1,561.7 cases per 100K.

There are 504 cases in Ryedale (up eight), 1,510 in Selby (up 48), 2,835 in Harrogate (up 70), 1,334 in Hambleton (up 32), 1,692 in Scarborough (up 104), 788 in Richmondshire (up 14) and 989 in Craven (up 25).

There were two more coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today. We can’t confirm on the weekend whether they were at York or Scarborough Hospitals.

That takes the total at 239. We don’t have an up-to-date breakdown of that figure between York and Scarborough Hospitals.

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 1,171,441 (1,146,484)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 24,957 (23,287)
  • Total number UK deaths: 48,888 (48,475)
  • Daily UK deaths: 413 (355)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 4,098 (4,040)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 9,652 (9,351)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 6,334 (6,116)