NEW cases of COVID-19 in Warrington have more than doubled in the space of a week according to the latest data from Public Health England.
The small area data for the 7 days ending 5th June shows that all but five areas of the town now have three or more cases.
A total of 122 new cases were confirmed, compared to 50 the previous week’s numbers which are shown in parentheses (29th May).
Culcheth West and Croft, Bewsey and Dallam and Lymm, all reported double figures.
The majority of the new cases are impacting younger people aged between 15-30 and include the Delta variant. Hospital admissions remain low.
Culcheth West & Croft 10 (2)
Culcheth East & Hollins Green 5 (4)
Winwick & Burtonwood 4 (2)
Locking Stumps 6 (2)
Oakwood & Gorse Covert 3 (2)
Houghton Green & Fearnhead 5 (6)
Blackbrook 5 (2)
Kingswood & Whittle Hall 4 (2)
Callands & Old Hall 4 (2)
Orford 6 (2)
Padgate & Paddington 7 (2)
Bewsey & Dallam 10 (4)
Great Sankey 4 (2)
Hood Manor & Sankey Bridges 5 (2)
Fairfield & Howley 9 (2)
Central Warrington 7 (3)
Lymm 11 (3)
Grappenhall 4 (2)
Stockton Heath & Hillcliffe 8 (2)
Appleton Thorn, Stretton & Walton 5 (2)
Total 122 (50)
The remaining five areas had six cases when taken together.
Latest vaccination data up to June 6 for small areas and June 9 for the whole town.
To find out more about COVID-19 testing, and to book a test if you have symptoms, visit http://warrington.gov.uk/get-tested-coronavirus
For the latest COVID-19 guidance for Warrington visit https://www.warrington.gov.uk/coronavirus-latest-guidance
Local data is also available at https://www.warrington.gov.uk/coronavirus-figures-warrington