Coronavirus weekend catch up: Cases continue to rise across Aylesbury Vale and Buckinghamshire

In Aylesbury Vale, there have been 1,223 cases of Coronavirus since the pandemic began.

Monday, 19th October 2020, 10:56 am
Updated Monday, 19th October 2020, 11:00 am
In Aylesbury Vale, there have been 1,223 cases of Coronavirus since the pandemic began

88 people have died of Coronavirus in Aylesbury Vale since the pandemic began.

In Buckinghamshire, there have been 3,319 cases of Coronavirus since the pandemic began.

261 people have died of Coronavirus in Buckinghamshire since the pandemic began.

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67 people died in the UK on Sunday.

There have been 722,409 positive tests in the UK since the pandemic began.

There have been 43,646 deaths in the UK since the pandemic began.

57,690 have died with COVID-19 on the death certificate, according to government statistics on https://coronavirus.data.gov.uk/

The government explains this by saying:

"Total number of deaths of people whose death certificate mentioned COVID-19 as one of the causes, registered up to Friday, 25 September 2020.

"Provisional counts of the number of deaths registered in the UK where COVID-19 is mentioned as a cause on the death certificate. The deceased may not have had a confirmed positive test for COVID-19. People who had had COVID-19 but did not have it mentioned on their death certificate as a cause of death are excluded."

16,982 tested positive on Sunday October 18.

There are currently 5,608 patients in hospital with Coronavirus.

592 of them are on ventilators.

924 were admitted to hospital today.