Saturday update: No new coronavirus cases reported in York in the last 24 hours

Signs on Stonebow in York. Photograph: YorkMix

It seems like news from another era – but today (Saturday, 27 March) no new coronavirus cases were reported in York.

According to the latest data, updated by the Government at 5.50pm, the city was free of any new cases of the virus.

It leaves the cumulative total at 12,176 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,781.1 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 69 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up ten (16.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 32.3 new cases per 100,000 people

The English national average is 57, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 113.5.

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths in the York council area today, and one in the last seven days (down two / -66.7%).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 22 March:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 22 March

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
Holgate East11121.09 (450.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University552.13 (150.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood554.22 (66.7%)
Holgate West442.71 (33.3%)
South Bank & Dringhouses451.3-1 (-20.0%)
Strensall457.4-1 (-20.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe336.21 (50.0%)
Clifton North334.61 (50.0%)
Haxby352.20 (0.0%)
Osbaldwick335.71 (50.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South335.70 (0.0%)
Tang Hall326.40 (0.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park332.1-2 (-40.0%)
Acomb0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Heworth North & Stockton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Heworth South & The Groves0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
York City Centre
0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 13 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 29,145  – an infection rate of 4,715.6 cases per 100K.

Today, several areas of North Yorkshire have shown a fall in the number of people who have tested positive. We assume these are corrected figures.

There are 1,854 cases in Ryedale (down three), 4,794 in Selby (up 18), 7,574 in Harrogate (down one), 4,159 in Hambleton (up two), 5,449 in Scarborough (down five), 2,583 in Richmondshire (down four) and 2,737 in Craven (up six).

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today. There have been no new deaths in the trust since Friday, 19 March.

That leaves the total at 583 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).


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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,329,180 (4,325,315)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 4,715 (6,187)
  • Total number UK deaths: 126,573 (126,515)
  • Daily UK deaths: 58 (70)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,176 (12,176)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 29,145 (29,132)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 17,696 (17,685)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 29,727,435 as of 26 March (29,316,130)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 3,293,517 as of 26 March (3,009,863)