Thursday update: Rise in both coronavirus related deaths and confirmed cases in York

Photograph: Richard McDougall
16 Apr 2020 @ 6.30 pm
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The number of confirmed coronavirus in York stands today at 153. That’s a rise of four over the previous 24 hours, Public Health England figures confirm.

In North Yorkshire, there are 542 confirmed cases, which is a rise of ten.

The number of people with Covid-19 who have died at York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust now stands at 57.

That is a rise of seven cases.

Here are some of the key figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total lab confirmed UK cases: 103,093 (98,476)
  • Daily lab confirmed UK cases: 4,618 (4,605)
  • Total UK deaths in hospital: 13,729 (12,868)
  • Daily UK deaths: 861 (761)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 153 (149)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 542 (532)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 272 (248)