Wednesday update: More coronavirus cases in York – but no further deaths

York Hospital. Photograph: YorkMix

There have been two more confirmed coronavirus cases in York today (Wednesday, 3 June).

That takes the total in the city to 461 – an infection rate of 219.6 cases per 100,000 people.

In North Yorkshire, another five cases have been confirmed, putting the total at 1,311 – an infection rate of 213.3 cases per 100K.

There have been no further coronavirus-related deaths reported in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

That leaves the total at 210, a figure that has stayed the same since Sunday.

Here are some of the key figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total lab confirmed UK cases: 279,856 (277,985)
  • Daily lab confirmed UK cases: 1,871 (1,613)
  • Total number UK deaths: 39,728 (39,369)
  • Daily UK deaths: 359 (324)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 461 (459)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 1,311 (1,306)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 916 (916)