Another Covid death in South Tyneside as 60 new coronavirus cases recorded in the borough

Another person has sadly died in South Tyneside after testing positive for coronavirus, as further 60 Covid-19 cases are recorded in the borough.

Sunday, 1st August 2021, 4:41 pm

The Government confirmed on Sunday, August 1, that 65 more people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, leaving the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 129,719.

Deaths are recorded as Covid-19 related where a person has died within 28 days of a positive test.

Across the UK on Sunday, August 1, it was announced that 24,470 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to 5,880,667.

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South Tyneside District Hospital

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South Tyneside

Covid related deaths

Number of deaths announced on August 1: 1

Coronavirus testing.

Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 440

Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 485

Cases of coronavirus

60 more cases on August 1

Total number of cases since March 2020: 18,982

Weekly case rate

Weekly case rate: 472.3 per 100,000 people

Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to July 27: 713

Hospital admissions

Currently in hospital in South Tyneside and Sunderland trust: 105

Currently on ventilation: 9

Total admissions: 3,825

Based on the latest available information.

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