More than 100 new coronavirus cases recorded in South Tyneside

The Government confirmed on Saturday, August 28, that 133 more people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, leaving the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 132,376.

Saturday, 28th August 2021, 6:06 pm

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

Across the UK on Saturday, August 28, it was announced that 32,406 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to 6,698,486.

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South Tyneside District Hospital, John Reid Road

Covid related deaths

Number of deaths announced on August: 28

Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 449

Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 500

Cases of coronavirus

102 new cases on August 28

Total number of cases since March 2020: 20,758

Weekly case rate

Weekly case rate: 322.2 per 100,000 people

Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to August 23: 487

Data for the most recent five days has been excluded as it is incomplete and may not reflect the true number of cases.

Hospital admissions

Currently in hospital in South Tyneside and Sunderland trust: 80

Currently on ventilation: 6

Total admissions: 4,092

Based on the latest available information.

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