More than 100 new coronavirus cases recorded in Berkshire in latest figures
There have been 104 more cases of Covid-19 recorded in Berkshire as the daily number of new infections in the county continued to rise today (Monday).
The total is up from the 76 recorded yesterday.
Slough saw the biggest increase, with 26 new cases. There were 25 in Bracknell Forest, 22 in Wokingham, 17 in Reading, eight in Windsor and Maidenhead and six in West Berkshire.
Four regions of Berkshire have seen an increase in weekly infection rates in numbers for the seven days through June 2 – the most recent available.
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The government said another person died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 on Monday, bringing the UK total to 127,841.
Separate figures released by the Office for National Statistics show that there have now been 153,000 recorded deaths in the UK where Covid-19 was mentioned on the death certificate.
The government also said as of 9 a.m. on Monday there had been 5,683 other laboratory-confirmed cases in the UK.
These are the latest rolling seven-day coronavirus infection rates per 100,000 people for the week ending June 2.
This is the latest breakdown of confirmed cases for each region of Berkshire since the start of the pandemic, plus changes over the past 24 hours (in brackets):
- Bracknell Forest: 7,320 cases (+25)
- Reading: 11,358 cases (+17)
- Slough: 15,910 cases (+26)
- West Berkshire: 6,606 cases (+6)
- Windsor and Maidenhead: 8,624 cases (+8)
- Wokingham: 8,597 (+22)
Here is the latest data on the total number of deaths in NHS trusts in and around Berkshire:
How many people have been vaccinated against Covid?
Government data up to June 6 shows that of the 68,381,870 injections given in the UK so far, 40,460,576 were first doses – an increase of 127,345 the day before.
Some 27,921,294 were second doses, an increase of 259,941.