The latest official figures show a new case of coronavirus has been confirmed in York tonight (Tuesday, 24 March).
That means the total number of cases in the city has reached 11.
And there’s been a sharp rise in the confirmed cases in North Yorkshire – up from 24 yesterday to 30 today.
In East Yorkshire there is no change at 16.
Here are some of the key figures:
- Total UK cases: 8,077
- Daily confirmed UK cases: 1,427
- Total UK deaths: 422
- Confirmed cases in York: 11
- Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30
It comes as North Yorkshire Police said they were prepared to use their powers to enforce the new social distancing rules.