More than 600 Covid-19 cases recorded again in Notts in new figures

Nottingham and the wider county has recorded a total of 641 cases of coronavirus in the 24 hours to October 29.

It comes just a day before stricter measures will be implemented as the whole county goes into Tier 3.

Alcohol sales will be banned in shops after 9pm and tattoo parlours, tanning and nail salons, and piercing services must close.

All cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars and social clubs must close in the county, unless they are serving substantial meals.

Gyms and hairdressers will be able to stay open, as will cinemas, hotels and theatres.

In Nottingham there are now a total of 11,031 cases, an increase of 205 new cases.

Nottinghamshire recorded 436 new cases, bringing its total to 13,284.

Here is the breakdown for each borough and district:

Total number of cases recorded since start of pandemic and in the last 24 hours (in brackets):

Ashfield  – 1,945 (increase of 72)

Bassetlaw  –  1,714 (increase of 64)

Broxtowe  – 2,128 (increase of 68)

Gedling   – 2,179   (increase of 68)

Mansfield   – 1,455 (increase of 67)

Newark and Sherwood   – 1,635 (increase of 49)

Nottingham 11,031 (increase of 205)

Rushcliffe   – 2,228 (increase of 48)

Across the UK, a further 280 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of Wednesday. This brings the UK total to 45,955.

Separate figures published by the UK’s statistics agencies for deaths where Covid-19 has been mentioned on the death certificate, together with additional data on deaths that have occurred in recent days, show there have now been 61,000 deaths involving Covid-19 in the UK.

The Government said that, as of 9am on Thursday, there had been a further 23,065 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK.

It brings the total number of cases in the UK to 965,340.


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