Tuesday update: First confirmed coronavirus case in York for 18 days

Photograph: Dipartimento Protezione Civile on Flickr
23 Jun 2020 @ 5.57 pm
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Our winning streak has just been broken.

The first new coronavirus case in York for 18 days was recorded today (Tuesday, 23 June).

It takes the total to 463 – an infection rate of 220.6 cases per 100,000 people.

Before today, the last new case in the city was revealed on Thursday, 4 June.

By contrast, North Yorkshire has no new cases – leaving the total at 1,350.

No further coronavirus-related deaths have been reported within York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – leaving the total at 214.

That includes 134 in York Hospital and 80 in Scarborough.

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

  • Total lab confirmed UK cases: 306,210 (305,289)
  • Daily lab confirmed UK cases: 874 (958)
  • Total number UK deaths: 42,927 (42,647)
  • Daily UK deaths: 171 (15)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 463 (462)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 1,350 (1,350)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 963 (963)