Monday update: Eight coronavirus cases confirmed in York, 35 in North Yorkshire

A social distancing ‘no entry’ sign on Monk Bar, York. Photograph: YorkMix

There were eight cases of coronavirus confirmed in York today (Monday, 28 September).

That takes the cumulative total to 1,254 – giving an overall infection rate of 595.4 cases per 100,000 people.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 54.1 new cases per 100,000 people (114 cases in the week to 25 September). That’s up from 34.7 in the previous seven days (73 cases in the week to 18 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 24 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 18-24 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Source
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe8
Heworth South & The Groves7
Holgate East7
Rawcliffe & Clifton South7
York City Centre
Clifton Without & Skelton6
New Earswick6
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood6
Heworth North & Stockton5
Tang Hall5
Clifton North
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake4
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park4
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe3
Fulford, Heslington & University3
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham3
Acomb0 - 2
Holgate West0 - 2
South Bank & Dringhouses0 - 2
Wigginton0 - 2

In North Yorkshire, 35 new Covid-19 cases were confirmed today, taking the cumulative total to 3,630 – an infection rate of 587.3 cases per 100K.

There are 176 cases in Ryedale (up three), 523 in Selby (up six), 1,002 in Harrogate (up 9), 445 in Hambleton (up four), 730 in Scarborough (up one), 347 in Richmondshire (up three) and 407 in Craven (up nine).

There were no more coronavirus related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust reported today – the total remains at 214. The last death recorded within the trust was on 18 June.

The total includes 134 in York Hospital and 80 in Scarborough.

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

  • Total lab confirmed UK cases: 439,013 (434,969)
  • Daily lab confirmed UK cases: 4,044 (5,693)
  • Total number UK deaths: 42,001 (41,988)
  • Daily UK deaths: 13 (17)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 1,254 (1,246)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 3,630 (3,595)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 2,000 (1,983)