Live: Coronavirus – A daily bulletin of the cases in and around York

Key updates

Monday update: York coronavirus case rate goes above 100

A further 55 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 21 June).

That takes the cumulative case total to 12,908 – giving an overall infection rate of 6,128.6 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 280 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 136 (94.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 102.6 new cases per 100,000 people (216 cases in the week to 17 June). That’s up from 55.6 in the previous seven days (117 cases in the week to 10 June).

The English national average is 89.9, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 94.6.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 21 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 16 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 16 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe21159.516 (320.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University19198.115 (375.0%)
Tang Hall17149.92 (13.3%)
York City Centre
16118.75 (45.5%)
Heworth South & The Groves13113.69 (225.0%)
Clifton North10115.43 (42.9%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South10118.96 (150.0%)
Haxby9156.77 (350.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton992.64 (80.0%)
Holgate West885.45 (166.7%)
Holgate East777.01 (16.7%)
Osbaldwick783.30 (0.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe672.31 (20.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton558.82 (66.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood554.22 (66.7%)
Wigginton582.03 (150.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham462.8-1 (-20.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses451.32 (100.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake346.3-2 (-40.0%)
Huntington343.71 (50.0%)
New Earswick352.21 (50.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park332.1-1 (-25.0%)
Acomb0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 70 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 31,183 – an infection rate of 5,056.7 cases per 100K.

There are 1,941 cases in Ryedale (up three), 5,474 in Selby (up 15), 8,065 in Harrogate (up 26), 4,335 in Hambleton (up four), 5,699 in Scarborough (up two), 2,747 in Richmondshire (up nine) and 2,992 in Craven (up 11).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 593 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 15 June.

There was one coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 13 June, and three in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,640,507 (4,630,040)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 10,633 (9,284)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,981 (127,976)
  • Daily UK deaths: 5 (6)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,908 (12,853)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 31,253 (31,183)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,904 (18,874)
  • People vaccinated in York on 20 June – 1st dose: 1,013 (132,323 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 20 June – 2nd dose: 275 (91,818 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 43,127,763 as of 20 June (42,964,013)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 31,449,915 as of 20 June (31,340,507)
A sign at the corner of Piccadilly in York. Photograph: YorkMix

Sunday update: Another 128 coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

Another 47 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 20 June).

That takes the cumulative case total to 12,853 – giving an overall infection rate of 6,102.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 245 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 108 (78.8%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 83.1 new cases per 100,000 people (175 cases in the week to 15 June).

The English national average is 85.5, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 90.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 20 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 15 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 15 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe20151.917 (566.7%)
Tang Hall19167.59 (90.0%)
York City Centre
17126.28 (88.9%)
Fulford, Heslington & University16166.812 (300.0%)
Clifton North10115.4-2 (-16.7%)
Heworth South & The Groves978.64 (80.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South9107.14 (80.0%)
Haxby8139.36 (300.0%)
Holgate East888.03 (60.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton772.03 (75.0%)
Osbaldwick783.32 (40.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake692.64 (200.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.30 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton558.82 (66.7%)
Holgate West553.42 (66.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood554.22 (66.7%)
Wigginton465.62 (100.0%)
Acomb328.7-3 (-50.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham347.1-3 (-50.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses338.51 (50.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park332.1-1 (-25.0%)
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 81 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 31,183 – an infection rate of 5,045.4 cases per 100K.

There are 1,938 cases in Ryedale (up two), 5,459 in Selby (up 15), 8,039 in Harrogate (up 27), 4,331 in Hambleton (up 11), 5,697 in Scarborough (up nine), 2,738 in Richmondshire (up seven) and 2,981 in Craven (up ten).

NHS England no longer issues figures for deaths in hospitals at weekends.

There was one coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 13 June, and three in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,630,040 (4,620,968)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 9,284 (10,321)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,976 (127,970)
  • Daily UK deaths: 6 (14)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,853 (12,806)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 31,183 (31,102)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,874 (18,860)
  • People vaccinated in York on 19 June – 1st dose: 958 (131,310 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 19 June – 2nd dose: 483 (91,543 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 42,964,013 as of 19 June (42,679,268)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 31,340,507 as of 19 June (31,087,325)
A coronavirus testing station at York Leisure Centre. Photograph: YorkMix

Saturday update: One area of York now has 20 coronavirus cases

A further 51 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 19 June).

That takes the cumulative case total to 12,806 – giving an overall infection rate of 6,080.2 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 216 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 89 (70.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 78.8 new cases per 100,000 people (166 cases in the week to 14 June).

The English national average is 81.3, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 87.1.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 19 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 14 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 14 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe20151.917 (566.7%)
Tang Hall17149.97 (70.0%)
York City Centre
15111.39 (150.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University13135.69 (225.0%)
Clifton North11126.92 (22.2%)
Heworth South & The Groves978.64 (80.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton882.36 (300.0%)
Holgate East888.04 (100.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South895.25 (166.7%)
Haxby7121.95 (250.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake692.64 (200.0%)
Holgate West664.03 (100.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.31 (25.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton447.00 (0.0%)
Osbaldwick447.60 (0.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham462.8-1 (-20.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood443.32 (100.0%)
Wigginton465.62 (100.0%)
Acomb328.7-3 (-50.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses338.51 (50.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park332.1-2 (-40.0%)
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 81 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 31,021 – an infection rate of 5,019.1 cases per 100K.

There are 1,936 cases in Ryedale (up five), 5,444 in Selby (up 23), 8,012 in Harrogate (up 21), 4,320 in Hambleton (up three), 5,688 in Scarborough (up two), 2,731 in Richmondshire (up 16) and 2,971 in Craven (up 11).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 593 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 15 June.

There was one coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 13 June, and three in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,620,968 (4,610,893)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 10,321 (10,476)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,970 (127,956)
  • Daily UK deaths: 14 (11)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,806 (12,755)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 31,102 (31,021)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,860 (18,837)
  • People vaccinated in York on 18 June – 1st dose: 1,281 (130,352 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 18 June – 2nd dose: 413 (91,060 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 42,679,268 as of 18 June (42,460,632)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 31,087,325 as of 18 June (30,898,467)
The hands, face, space flags on Davygate. Photograph: YorkMix

Friday update: York coronavirus case rate overtakes the national average

Another 39 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 18 June).

That takes the cumulative case total to 12,755 – giving an overall infection rate of 6,056 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 193 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 80 (70.8%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 78.8 new cases per 100,000 people (166 cases in the week to 14 June). That’s up from 39.4 in the previous seven days (83 cases in the week to 7 June).

The English national average is 77.5, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 83.6.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 18 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 13 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 13 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Tang Hall19167.513 (216.7%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe17129.114 (466.7%)
York City Centre
1396.57 (116.7%)
Clifton North12138.45 (71.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University11114.78 (266.7%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South10118.98 (400.0%)
Holgate East999.06 (200.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves869.93 (60.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake692.64 (200.0%)
Osbaldwick671.44 (200.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park664.24 (200.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.31 (25.0%)
Holgate West553.42 (66.7%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham578.41 (25.0%)
Acomb438.20 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton447.00 (0.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton441.12 (100.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood443.32 (100.0%)
Haxby352.21 (50.0%)
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

Weekly York data

Triage: As at 15 June there had been 93 Covid triages in the York area in the previous seven days. There were 70 last week.

Symptomatic Covid: As at 17 June, the Covid Symptom App estimates 582 per 100,000 in York with symptomatic Covid (responses from a sample of 3,799 people). It was 331 last week. The peak rate was 1,283 on 7 January.

Ranking: York is currently ranked 84th out of 149 Upper Tier Local Authorities (UTLAs) in England on case rates, with a rank of 1 indicating the lowest seven day rate. It was 65th last week.

Exceedance: The PHE ‘Exceedance’ rating compares the number of new cases over a 14 day period with the previous six weeks and provides a red-amber-green rating to indicate if the trend is worsening. The rating for York is Red. It was Red last week.

Testing: As at 16 June, the seven-day positivity rate in York (Pillar 2 PCR tests only) was 5.6%. That’s up from 2.66% last week. The national and regional averages are 4.4% and 5.4% respectively. The latest 7 day positivity rate in York for Pillar 1 tests only was 0.5% (up from 0.26%). The national average is 0.5%.

Local contact tracing: Between 10 March and 11 June, 346 referrals had been actioned by the local contact tracing service. Of the referrals actioned, 328 (94.8%) were successful and 18 (6.2%) were unable to be reached via phone or home visit.

Cases in care homes: As at 16 June, there was one care home in the York area with any cases of Covid-19 affecting either a staff member or resident.

Cases in schools: In the seven days up to 14 June there were 18 children of primary and secondary school age who tested positive across 12 schools, up from 14 children the week before.

Deaths: In the ONS data up to 12 June, 397 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded as having occurred for York residents (228 in hospital, 136 in care homes, 25 at home/elsewhere and eight in a hospice). That’s up one on the week before – the death was in a care home. The number of deaths per 100,000 of population in York is 188.49 which is lower than the national average of 232.61.

Covid bed occupancy: As at 15 June, there were four confirmed Covid-19 patients in General and Acute beds at York Hospital, up from two the week before. The peak number was 157 on 19 January. There were no confirmed Covid-19 patients in the Intensive Treatment Unit.

In North Yorkshire, there were 81 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 31,021 – an infection rate of 5,019.1 cases per 100K.

There are 1,931 cases in Ryedale (up four), 5,421 in Selby (up 30), 7,991 in Harrogate (up 21), 4,317 in Hambleton (up five), 5,686 in Scarborough (up three), 2,715 in Richmondshire (up eight) and 2,960 in Craven (up ten).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 593 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 15 June.

There was one coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 13 June, and three in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,610,893 (4,600,623)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 10,476 (11,007)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,956 (127,945)
  • Daily UK deaths: 11 (19)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,755 (12,716)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 31,021 (30,940)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,837 (18,807)
  • People vaccinated in York on 17 June – 1st dose: 1,022 (129,071 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 17 June – 2nd dose: 638 (90,647 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 42,460,632 as of 17 June (42,216,654)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 30,898,467 as of 17 June (30,675,207)
A sign in Shambles Market, York. Photograph: YorkMix

Thursday update: 125 new coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

Another 41 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 17 June).

That takes the cumulative case total to 12,716 – giving an overall infection rate of 6,037.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 179 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 81 (82.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 74.1 new cases per 100,000 people (156 cases in the week to 13 June). That’s up from 30.9 in the previous seven days (65 cases in the week to 6 June).

The English national average is 75.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 81.8.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 17 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 12 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 12 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Tang Hall19167.515 (375.0%)
Clifton North13150.07 (116.7%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe1291.19 (300.0%)
York City Centre
1181.67 (175.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University993.86 (200.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South9107.17 (350.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves869.91 (14.3%)
Holgate East777.04 (133.3%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake692.64 (200.0%)
Osbaldwick671.44 (200.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park664.24 (200.0%)
Holgate West553.42 (66.7%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham578.41 (25.0%)
Acomb438.20 (0.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe448.2-1 (-20.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton447.00 (0.0%)
Haxby441.12 (100.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton441.10 (0.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood443.32 (100.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses338.51 (50.0%)
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 84 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,856 – an infection rate of 5,006 cases per 100K.

There are 1,927 cases in Ryedale (up six), 5,391 in Selby (up 22), 7,970 in Harrogate (up 19), 4,312 in Hambleton (up nine), 5,683 in Scarborough (up six), 2,707 in Richmondshire (up 13) and 2,950 in Craven (up nine).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 593 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 15 June.

There was one coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 13 June, and three in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,600,623 (4,589,814)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 11,007 (9,055)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,945 (127,926)
  • Daily UK deaths: 19 (9)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,716 (12,675)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,940 (30,856)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,807 (18,786)
  • People vaccinated in York on 16 June – 1st dose: 81 (128,049 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 16 June – 2nd dose: 623 (90,009 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 42,216,654 as of 16 June (42,021,089)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 30,675,207 as of 16 June (30,440,373)
Photograph: YorkMix

Wednesday update: 26 new coronavirus cases in York – and five more deaths

A further 26 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 16 June).

That takes the cumulative case total to 12,675 – giving an overall infection rate of 6,018 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 157 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 67 (74.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 67.9 new cases per 100,000 people (143 cases in the week to 12 June). That’s up from 30.9 in the previous seven days (65 cases in the week to 5 June).

The English national average is 72.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 79.7.

There have been five coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 16 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 11 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 11 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Tang Hall14123.410 (250.0%)
Clifton North11126.95 (83.3%)
York City Centre
1181.67 (175.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe1075.98 (400.0%)
Holgate East999.07 (350.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves761.21 (16.7%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South783.35 (250.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton670.54 (200.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake692.64 (200.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University662.63 (100.0%)
Osbaldwick671.44 (200.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham694.13 (100.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.30 (0.0%)
Holgate West553.41 (25.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park553.53 (150.0%)
Acomb438.20 (0.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton441.10 (0.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood443.32 (100.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses338.50 (0.0%)
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 75 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,856 – an infection rate of 4,992.4 cases per 100K.

There are 1,921 cases in Ryedale (no change), 5,369 in Selby (up 15), 7,951 in Harrogate (up 29), 4,303 in Hambleton (up four), 5,677 in Scarborough (up four), 2,694 in Richmondshire (up five) and 2,941 in Craven (up 18).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 593 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 15 June.

There were no coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 6 June, and two in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,589,814 (4,581,006)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 9,055 (7,673)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,926 (127,917)
  • Daily UK deaths: 9 (10)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,675 (12,649)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,856 (30,781)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,786 (18,770)
  • People vaccinated in York on 15 June – 1st dose: 393 (127,968 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 15 June – 2nd dose: 630 (89,386 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 42,021,089 as of 15 June (41,831,056)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 30,440,373 as of 15 June (30,209,707)
A sign on Coney Street, York. Photograph: YorkMix

Tuesday update: Another coronavirus death at the York NHS Trust

Another 21 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 15 June) – and one more death at the NHS Trust.

That takes the cumulative case total to 12,649 – giving an overall infection rate of 6,005.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 155 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 85 (121.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 62.7 new cases per 100,000 people (132 cases in the week to 11 June). That’s up from 29.4 in the previous seven days (62 cases in the week to 4 June).

The English national average is 69.9, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 77.1.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (as at 15 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 10 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 10 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Tang Hall13114.610 (333.3%)
York City Centre
1181.66 (120.0%)
Holgate East999.07 (350.0%)
Clifton North780.71 (16.7%)
Osbaldwick783.35 (250.0%)
Acomb657.34 (200.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake692.64 (200.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe645.64 (200.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves652.40 (0.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.30 (0.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton551.40 (0.0%)
Holgate West553.41 (25.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham578.43 (150.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton447.02 (100.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University441.72 (100.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South447.6-4 (-50.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park442.82 (100.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses338.50 (0.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood332.51 (50.0%)
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 47 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,781 – an infection rate of 4,972.7 cases per 100K.

There are 1,921 cases in Ryedale (up eight), 5,354 in Selby (up ten), 7,922 in Harrogate (up ten), 4,299 in Hambleton (up five), 5,673 in Scarborough (up five), 2,689 in Richmondshire (up five) and 2,923 in Craven (up four).

There was one coronavirus-related death reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today, the first since 3 June.

That takes the total to 593 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were no coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 6 June, and two in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,581,006 (4,573,419)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 7,673 (7,742)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,917 (127,907)
  • Daily UK deaths: 10 (3)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,649 (12,628)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,781 (30,734)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,770 (18,754)
  • People vaccinated in York on 14 June – 1st dose: 288 (127,575 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 14 June – 2nd dose: 586 (88,756 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 41,831,056 as of 14 June (41,698,429)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 30,209,707 as of 14 June (29,973,779)
Photograph: YorkMix

Monday update: Delta variant is dominant Covid strain in York as cases rise

The Delta variant is now the dominant strain of the virus in York and cases are rising, it was revealed on the day the lifting of restrictions was delayed.

York public health leaders are urging people to book their second dose of the vaccine for eight weeks after the first – saying the vaccine is more effective against the Delta variant if people have had both doses.

The latest provisional rate for the city is 55.1 cases per 100,000 and Fiona Phillips from the public health team warned it is set to rise.

Another 20 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 11 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,628 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,995.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 144 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 82 (132.3%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 55.1 new cases per 100,000 people (116 cases in the week to 10 June). That’s up from 28.5 in the previous seven days (60 cases in the week to 3 June).

The English national average is 67.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 74.2.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (as at 14 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 9 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 9 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Tang Hall15132.213 (650.0%)
York City Centre
1181.66 (120.0%)
Acomb986.07 (350.0%)
Clifton North780.72 (40.0%)
Osbaldwick783.35 (250.0%)
Holgate East666.04 (200.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.30 (0.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake577.23 (150.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe538.03 (150.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham578.43 (150.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University441.72 (100.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton441.1-1 (-20.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves435.0-3 (-42.9%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South447.6-4 (-50.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park442.82 (100.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton335.31 (50.0%)
Holgate West332.0-1 (-25.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood332.51 (50.0%)
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 40 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,734 – an infection rate of 4,972.7 cases per 100K.

There are 1,913 cases in Ryedale (up five), 5,344 in Selby (up ten), 7,912 in Harrogate (up 13), 4,294 in Hambleton (up four), 5,668 in Scarborough (up three), 2,684 in Richmondshire (up two) and 2,919 in Craven (up three).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 592 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 3 June.

There were no coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 6 June, and two in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,573,419 (4,565,813)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 7,742 (7,490)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,907 (127,904)
  • Daily UK deaths: 3 (8)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,628 (12,608)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,734 (30,694)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,754 (18,746)
  • People vaccinated in York on 13 June – 1st dose: 1,215 (127,287 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 13 June – 2nd dose: 528 (88,170 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 41,698,429 as of 13 June (41,551,201)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 29,973,779 as of 13 June (29,792,658)
Covid-19 visualisation. Photograph: Fusion Medical Animation / Unsplash

Sunday update: York coronavirus rate reaches 46 – after rise in cases

A further 18 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 11 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,608 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,986.2 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 137 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 73 (114.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 46.1 new cases per 100,000 people (97 cases).

The English national average is 63.9, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 69.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (as at 13 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 8 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 8 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Clifton North11126.99 (450.0%)
Tang Hall1088.28 (400.0%)
York City Centre
966.85 (125.0%)
Acomb766.95 (250.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham694.14 (200.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.31 (25.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves543.7-1 (-16.7%)
Holgate East555.03 (150.0%)
Osbaldwick559.53 (150.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South559.5-3 (-37.5%)
Fulford, Heslington & University441.72 (100.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park442.82 (100.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton335.30 (0.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe322.81 (50.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton330.9-2 (-40.0%)
Holgate West332.00 (0.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood332.51 (50.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 27 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,694 – an infection rate of 4,966.2 cases per 100K.

There are 1,908 cases in Ryedale (no change), 5,334 in Selby (up nine), 7,899 in Harrogate (up eight), 4,290 in Hambleton (up three), 5,665 in Scarborough (no change), 2,682 in Richmondshire (down one) and 2,916 in Craven (up eight).

NHS England no longer issue updates on deaths in hospitals at the weekend.

There were no coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 6 June, and two in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,565,813 (4,558,494)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 7,490 (7,738)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,904 (127,896)
  • Daily UK deaths: 8 (12)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,608 (12,590)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,694 (30,667)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,746 (18,722)
  • People vaccinated in York on 12 June – 1st dose: 633 (126,072 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 12 June – 2nd dose: 800 (87,642 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 41,551,201 as of 12 June (41,291,331)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 29,792,658 as of 12 June (29,450,653)
Photograph: YorkMix

Saturday update: 28 new coronavirus cases in York

Another 28 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 11 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,590 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,977.6 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 127 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 64 (101.6%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 38.9 new cases per 100,000 people (82 cases in the week to 7 June).

The English national average is 60.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 64.8.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (as at 12 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 7 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 7 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Tang Hall1088.28 (400.0%)
Clifton North892.36 (300.0%)
Acomb766.95 (250.0%)
York City Centre
644.51 (20.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves543.70 (0.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham578.43 (150.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park553.53 (150.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe441.72 (100.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University441.72 (100.0%)
Holgate East444.01 (33.3%)
Clifton Without & Skelton335.30 (0.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe322.81 (50.0%)
Holgate West332.00 (0.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South335.7-5 (-62.5%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Heworth North & Stockton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 47 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,667 – an infection rate of 4,961.9 cases per 100K.

There are 1,908 cases in Ryedale (up two), 5,325 in Selby (up nine), 7,891 in Harrogate (up ten), 4,287 in Hambleton (up three), 5,665 in Scarborough (up five), 2,683 in Richmondshire (up six) and 2,908 in Craven (no change).

NHS England no longer issue updates on deaths in hospitals at the weekend.

There were no coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 6 June, and two in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,558,494 (4,550,944)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 7,738 (8,125)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,896 (127,884)
  • Daily UK deaths: 12 (17)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,590 (12,562)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,667 (30,620)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,722 (18,702)
  • People vaccinated in York on 11 June – 1st dose: 1,457 (125,439 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 11 June – 2nd dose: 1,111 (86,842 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 41,291,331 as of 11 June (41,088,485)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 29,450,653 as of 11 June
A banner in Rowntree Park. Photograph: YorkMix

Friday update: York coronavirus cases rise by 88% week on week

A further 25 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 11 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,562 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,964.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 113 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 53 (88.3%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 38.9 new cases per 100,000 people (82 cases in the week to 7 June). That’s up from 26.1 in the previous seven days (55 cases in the week to 31 May).

The English national average is 54, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 57.4.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (as at 11 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 6 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 6 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Clifton North780.75 (250.0%)
Tang Hall652.93 (100.0%)
York City Centre
644.52 (50.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves543.7-1 (-16.7%)
Acomb438.22 (100.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe448.21 (33.3%)
Clifton Without & Skelton447.02 (100.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham462.82 (100.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe322.81 (50.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University331.31 (50.0%)
Holgate East333.0-1 (-25.0%)
Holgate West332.00 (0.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Heworth North & Stockton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

Weekly York data

Triage: As at 7 June there had been 70 Covid triages in the York area in the previous seven days. There were 65 last week.

Symptomatic Covid: As at 10 June, the Covid Symptom App estimates 331 per 100,000 in York with symptomatic Covid (responses from a sample of 3,954 people). It was 14 last week. The peak rate was 1,283 on 7 January.

Ranking: York is currently ranked 65th out of 149 Upper Tier Local Authorities (UTLAs) in England on case rates, with a rank of 1 indicating the lowest seven day rate. It was 85th last week.

Exceedance: The PHE ‘Exceedance’ rating compares the number of new cases over a 14 day period with the previous six weeks and provides a red-amber-green rating to indicate if the trend is worsening. The rating for York is Red. It was Amber last week.

Testing: As at 8 June, the seven-day positivity rate in York (Pillar 2 PCR tests only) was 2.66%. That’s up from 1.73% last week. The national and regional averages are 3.3% and 3.9% respectively. The latest 7 day positivity rate in York for Pillar 1 tests only was 0.26% (down from 0.5%). The national average is 0.3%.

Local contact tracing: Between 10 March and 4 June, 291 referrals had been actioned by the local contact tracing service. Of the referrals actioned, 273 (93.8%) were successful and 18 (6.2%) were unable to be reached via phone or home visit.

Cases in care homes: As at 10 June, there were no care homes in the York area with any cases of Covid-19 affecting either a staff member or resident.

Cases in schools: In the seven days up to 31 May there were 14 children of primary and secondary school age who tested positive across eight schools, down from 19 children the week before.

Deaths: In the ONS data up to 5 June, 396 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded as having occurred for York residents (228 in hospital, 135 in care homes, 25 at home/elsewhere and eight in a hospice). That’s no change on the week before. The number of deaths per 100,000 of population in York is 188.02 which is lower than the national average of 232.10.

Covid bed occupancy: As at 8 June, there were two confirmed Covid-19 patients in General and Acute beds at York Hospital, up from one the week before. The peak number was 157 on 19 January. There were no confirmed Covid-19 patients in the Intensive Treatment Unit.

In North Yorkshire, there were 42 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,620 – an infection rate of 4,954.3 cases per 100K.

There are 1,906 cases in Ryedale (up two), 5,316 in Selby (up ten), 7,881 in Harrogate (up nine), 4,284 in Hambleton (up five), 5,660 in Scarborough (up four), 2,677 in Richmondshire (up two) and 2,896 in Craven (up ten).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 592 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 3 June.

There were no coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 6 June, and two in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,550,944 (4,542,986)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 8,125 (7,393)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,884 (127,867)
  • Daily UK deaths: 17 (7)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,562 (12,537)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,620 (30,578)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,702 (18,687)
  • People vaccinated in York on 10 June – 1st dose: 442 (123,982 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 10 June – 2nd dose: 333 (85,731 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 41,088,485 as of 10 June (40,886,878)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 29,165,140 as of 10 June (28,857,102)
A sign in Museum Gardens, York. Photograph: YorkMix

Thursday update: 19 new coronavirus cases in York

Another 19 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 10 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,537 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,952.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 98 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 43 (78.2%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 30.9 new cases per 100,000 people (65 cases in the week to 6 June). That’s up from 26.6 in the previous seven days (56 cases in the week to 30 May).

The English national average is 50.3, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 54.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (as at 10 June).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 5 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 5 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Heworth South & The Groves761.24 (133.3%)
Clifton North669.24 (200.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.33 (150.0%)
Acomb438.22 (100.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton447.02 (100.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham462.82 (100.0%)
Tang Hall435.31 (33.3%)
York City Centre
429.70 (0.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake322.81 (50.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe322.81 (50.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University331.31 (50.0%)
Holgate East333.0-1 (-25.0%)
Holgate West332.00 (0.0%)
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Heworth North & Stockton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 30 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,578 – an infection rate of 4,947.5 cases per 100K.

There are 1,904 cases in Ryedale (up five), 5,306 in Selby (up five), 7,872 in Harrogate (up ten), 4,279 in Hambleton (no change), 5,656 in Scarborough (up one), 2,675 in Richmondshire (up five) and 2,886 in Craven (up four).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 592 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 3 June.

There were no coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 6 June, and two in the last seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,542,986 (4,535,754)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 7,393 (7,540)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,867 (127,860)
  • Daily UK deaths: 7 (6)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,537 (12,518)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,578 (30,548)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,687 (18,671)
  • People vaccinated in York on 9 June – 1st dose: 46 (123,540 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 9 June – 2nd dose: 764 (85,398 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 40,886,878 as of 9 June (40,710,319)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 28,857,102 as of 9 June (28,540,844)
The coronavirus cases map for York for 5 June, published on Thursday

Wednesday update: York coronavirus rate goes above 30 for first time since March

A further 24 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 9 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,518 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,943.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 90 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 36 (66.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 30.9 new cases per 100,000 people (65 cases in the week to 5 June). That’s up from 24.7 in the previous seven days (52 cases in the week to 29 May).

The last time it went above 30 was on 31 March, 2021.

The English national average is 47.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 50.6.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 4 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 4 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Clifton North669.23 (100.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves652.42 (50.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.33 (150.0%)
Acomb438.22 (100.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton441.1-2 (-33.3%)
Holgate West442.7
2 (100.0%)
Tang Hall435.31 (33.3%)
York City Centre
429.70 (0.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University331.31 (50.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham347.11 (50.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses338.51 (50.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 51 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,548 – an infection rate of 4,942.6 cases per 100K.

There are 1,899 cases in Ryedale (up one), 5,301 in Selby (up seven), 7,862 in Harrogate (up 28), 4,279 in Hambleton (up four), 5,655 in Scarborough (up two), 2,670 in Richmondshire (up three) and 2,882 in Craven (up six).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 592 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 3 June.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,535,754 (4,528,442)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 7,540 (6,048)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,860 (127,854)
  • Daily UK deaths: 6 (13)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,518 (12,494)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,548 (30,497)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,671 (18,658)
  • People vaccinated in York on 8 June – 1st dose: 71 (123,494 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 8 June – 2nd dose: 771 (84,634 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 40,710,319 as of 8 June (40,573,517)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 28,540,844 as of 8 June (28,227,362)
A coronavirus social distancing sign in York. Photograph: YorkMix

Tuesday update: 49 new coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

Ten more coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 8 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,494 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,932.1 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 70 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 16 (29.6%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 29.4 new cases per 100,000 people (62 cases in the week to 4 June). That’s up from 21.4 in the previous seven days (45 cases in the week to 28 May).

The English national average is 44.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 46.9.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 3 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 3 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Heworth South & The Groves652.42 (50.0%)
Clifton North669.23 (100.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.33 (150.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton551.41 (25.0%)
York City Centre
537.13 (150.0%)
Holgate West442.7
2 (100.0%)
Tang Hall326.41 (50.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses338.51 (50.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Acomb0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 39 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,497 – an infection rate of 4,934.4 cases per 100K.

There are 1,898 cases in Ryedale (up one), 5,294 in Selby (up 12), 7,834 in Harrogate (up 12), 4,275 in Hambleton (up six), 5,653 in Scarborough (up one), 2,667 in Richmondshire (up three) and 2,876 in Craven (up four).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 592 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 3 June.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,528,442 (4,522,476)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 6,048 (5,683)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,854 (127,841)
  • Daily UK deaths: 13 (1)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,494 (12,484)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,497 (30,458)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,658 (18,653)
  • People vaccinated in York on 7 June – 1st dose: 106 (123,423 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 7 June – 2nd dose: 757 (83,863 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 40,573,517 as of 7 June (40,460,576)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 28,227,362 as of 7 June (27,921,294)
A hand sanitising station inside York Minster. Photograph: YorkMix

Monday update: 40 new coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

Another 13 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 7 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,484 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,927.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 62 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up five (8.8%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 28.5 new cases per 100,000 people (60 cases in the week to 3 June). That’s up from 21.8 in the previous seven days (46 cases in the week to 27 May).

The English national average is 40.6, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 43.8.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days.

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

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

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Rawcliffe & Clifton South895.26 (300.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves761.22 (40.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton551.40 (0.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.33 (150.0%)
York City Centre
537.13 (150.0%)
Clifton North557.73 (150.0%)
Holgate West442.7
2 (100.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Acomb0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Tang Hall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 27 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,458 – an infection rate of 4,928 cases per 100K.

There are 1,897 cases in Ryedale (no change), 5,282 in Selby (up 12), 7,822 in Harrogate (up seven), 4,269 in Hambleton (up two), 5,652 in Scarborough (up three), 2,664 in Richmondshire (up one) and 2,872 in Craven (up two).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today – or at the weekend.

That leaves the total at 592 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 3 June.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,522,476 (4,516,892)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 5,683 (5,341)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,841 (127,840)
  • Daily UK deaths: 1 (4)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,484 (12,471)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,458 (30,431)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,653 (18,634)
  • People vaccinated in York on 6 June – 1st dose: 964 (123,317 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 6 June – 2nd dose: 738 (83,106 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 40,460,576 as of 6 June (40,333,231)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 27,921,294 as of 6 June (27,661,353)
Marcia Mackey and Louis Abbott at the St William's College testing station. Photograph: Richard McDougall

Sunday update: Eight more coronavirus cases in York

A further eight coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 6 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,471 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,921.1 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 64 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 18 (39.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 25.6 new cases per 100,000 people (54 new cases).

The English national average is 37.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 42.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 1 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 1 June

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Rawcliffe & Clifton South895.26 (300.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves652.41 (20.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton551.4-1 (-16.7%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe448.22 (100.0%)
Holgate West442.7
2 (100.0%)
York City Centre
429.70 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton335.31 (50.0%)
Acomb0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Clifton North0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Tang Hall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 30 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,431 – an infection rate of 4,923.7 cases per 100K.

There are 1,897 cases in Ryedale (no change), 5,270 in Selby (up nine), 7,815 in Harrogate (up ten), 4,267 in Hambleton (up three), 5,649 in Scarborough (up two), 2,663 in Richmondshire (up three) and 2,870 in Craven (up three).

The York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust no long issues updates about coronavirus deaths at weekends.

There was one coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 30 May, and two in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,516,892 (4,511,669)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 5,341 (5,765)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,840 (127,836)
  • Daily UK deaths: 4 (13)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,471 (12,463)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,431 (30,401)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,634 (18,623)
  • People vaccinated in York on 5 June – 1st dose: 778 (120,184 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 5 June – 2nd dose: 933 (81,437 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 40,333,231 as of 5 June (40,124,229)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 27,661,353 as of 5 June (27,160,635)
Photograph: YorkMix

Saturday update: 57 new coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

Another 14 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 5 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,463 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,917.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 63 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 17 (37.0%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 26.1 new cases per 100,000 people.

The English national average is 34.5, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 39.5.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 31 May:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 31 May

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Rawcliffe & Clifton South895.26 (300.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton661.71 (20.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves543.70 (0.0%)
York City Centre
537.12 (66.7%)
Strensall457.42 (100.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe336.21 (50.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton335.31 (50.0%)
Holgate East333.00 (0.0%)
Holgate West332.01 (50.0%)
Huntington343.71 (50.0%)
Wigginton349.21 (50.0%)
Acomb0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Clifton North0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Tang Hall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 43 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,401 – an infection rate of 4,918.8 cases per 100K.

There are 1,897 cases in Ryedale (no change), 5,261 in Selby (up eight), 7,805 in Harrogate (up 15), 4,264 in Hambleton (up ten), 5,647 in Scarborough (up three), 2,660 in Richmondshire (up three) and 2,867 in Craven (up four).

The York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust no long issues updates about coronavirus deaths at weekends.

There was one coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 30 May, and two in the previous seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,511,669 (4,506,018)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 5,765 (6,238)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,836 (127,823)
  • Daily UK deaths: 13 (11)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,463 (12,449)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,401 (30,358)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,623 (18,609)
  • People vaccinated in York on 4 June – 1st dose: 778 (120,184 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 4 June – 2nd dose: 933 (81,437 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 40,124,229 as of 4 June (39,949,694)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 27,160,635 as of 4 June (26,799,944)

A social distancing sign at the top of Stonegate, York. Photograph: YorkMix

Friday update: More York children get Covid-19 – but city has few cases of new variant

A further ten coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 4 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,449 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,910.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 60 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 17 (39.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 26.1 new cases per 100,000 people (55 cases in the week to 31 May). That’s up from 15.2 in the previous seven days (32 cases in the week to 24 May).

The English national average is 33.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 39.6.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 30 May:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 30 May

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.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Rawcliffe & Clifton South895.26 (300.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton772.03 (75.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves652.42 (50.0%)
Holgate East444.02 (100.0%)
Strensall457.42 (100.0%)
York City Centre
429.70 (0.0%)
Holgate West332.01 (50.0%)
Tang Hall326.41 (50.0%)
Wigginton349.21 (50.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe336.21 (50.0%)
Huntington343.71 (50.0%)
Acomb0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Clifton North0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

Weekly York data

Triage: As at 31 May there had been 65 Covid triages in the York area in the previous seven days. There were 79 last week.

Symptomatic Covid: As at 3 June, the Covid Symptom App estimates 14 per 100,000 in York with symptomatic Covid (responses from a sample of 3,821 people). It was 33 last week. The peak rate was 1,283 on 7 January.

Ranking: York is currently ranked 85th out of 149 Upper Tier Local Authorities (UTLAs) in England on case rates, with a rank of 1 indicating the lowest seven day rate. It was 69th last week.

Exceedance: The PHE ‘Exceedance’ rating compares the number of new cases over a 14 day period with the previous six weeks and provides a red-amber-green rating to indicate if the trend is worsening. The rating for York is Amber. It was Green last week.

Testing: As at 1 June, the seven-day positivity rate in York (Pillar 2 PCR tests only) was 1.73%. That’s up from 1.02% last week. The national and regional averages are 2.1% and 2.6% respectively. The latest 7 day positivity rate in York for Pillar 1 tests only was 0.5% (up from 0.09%). The national average is 0.3%.

Local contact tracing: Between 10 March and 28 May, 252 referrals had been actioned by the local contact tracing service. Of the referrals actioned, 235 (93.3%) were successful and 17 (6.7%) were unable to be reached via phone or home visit.

Cases in care homes: As at 28 May, there were no care homes in the York area with any cases of Covid-19 affecting either a staff member or resident.

Cases in schools: In the seven days up to 31 May there were 19 children of primary and secondary school age who tested positive across eight schools, up from eight children the week before.

Deaths: In the ONS data up to 8 May, 396 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded as having occurred for York residents (228 in hospital, 135 in care homes, 25 at home/elsewhere and eight in a hospice). That’s no change on the week before. The number of deaths per 100,000 of population in York is 188.02 which is lower than the national average of 232.10.

Covid bed occupancy: As at 1 June, there was one confirmed Covid-19 patient in General and Acute beds at York Hospital, up from none the week before. The peak number was 157 on 19 January. There were no confirmed Covid-19 patients in the Intensive Treatment Unit.

Variant of Concern: Up to 2 June, there have been fewer than five confirmed cases of the Delta Variant of Concern which was first identified in India.

In North Yorkshire, there were 13 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,358 – an infection rate of 4,911.9 cases per 100K.

There are 1,897 cases in Ryedale (up two), 5,253 in Selby (up five), 7,790 in Harrogate (up two), 4,254 in Hambleton (up three), 5,644 in Scarborough (down one), 2,657 in Richmondshire (no change) and 2,863 in Craven (up two).

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 592 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 3 June.

There was one coronavirus patient admitted to the trust on 30 May, and two in the last seven days.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,506,018 (4,499,878)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 6,238 (5,274)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,823 (127,812)
  • Daily UK deaths: 11 (18)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,449 (12,439)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,358 (30,345)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,609 (18,598)
  • People vaccinated in York on 3 June – 1st dose: 120,184 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 3 June – 2nd dose: 80,504 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 39,949,694 as of 3 June (39,758,428)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 26,799,944 as of 3 June (26,422,303)

A sign in Museum Gardens, York. Photograph: YorkMix