TWO more COVID-19 related deaths have sadly been reported at Warrington Hospital over the weekend, although new infection rates continue to fall with 148 new cases confirmed.
The 148 (130) new cases reported by Public Health England, takes the total number of cases in Warrington since the start of the pandemic to 33,969 (33,821).
Infection rates in Warrington have fallen again for the fifth time in six days, to 1,216 (1,250) – 580.7 (597) per 100,000 population over a seven-day period but remain well above the national average of 486.9 (482) per 100,000, which continue to rise.
meanwhile, more than 79% of the UK’s over-12 population have now been double jabbed against COVID-19.
The latest figures show 45,561,445 people are now fully vaccinated against the virus after 18,082 got their second dose yesterday.
A total of 49,715,228 people have received one vaccine after 25,747 got their jab yesterday.
That means 86.4% of the over-12 population in the UK have had their first dose.
Warrington & Halton Hospitals figures Monday-Friday, excluding Bank Holidays.
Current inpatients as of Monday, October 25 (confirmed positive result – 14 days or less from first positive sample) – 40 (42) including 5 (5) in ICU.
Cumulative discharges (discharges of positive patients [excluding deaths]– 2417 (2403)
Cumulative deaths (deaths of positive inpatients) – current figure 546 (544)
*Hospital deaths include residents from Warrington and Halton. Total deaths of Warrington residents can be seen below.
The total number of deaths in Warrington within 28 days of a positive test reported by Public Health England is currently 512 (512) 244.l5 per 100,000 population compared to the national rate of 208.1
The total number of deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate in Warrington reported by Public Health England in all settings is 593 (593).
*Across the UK the daily number of COVID-19 associated UK deaths reported on Monday, October 25 2021 was 38 (72), taking the total number of deaths to 139,571 (139,533).
The daily number of lab-confirmed UK cases was 36,567 (39,962), taking the total number to 8,773,674 (8,773,674).
Across the country, there are 8,239 (8,238) patients currently in hospital and 889 (892) on ventilation.
Total number of 1st dose vaccinations: 49,715,228 (49,684,322) and second dose 45,561,445 (45,542,207)
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
* Data issue: 25 October 2021 — UK cases and deaths do not include figures from Wales.