Aylesbury Vale Covid update: case numbers increase again

The recent trend of high daily case numbers continued on October 4.

Tuesday, 5th October 2021, 9:21 am
Updated Tuesday, 5th October 2021, 9:22 am

Covid case numbers increased in Aylesbury Vale again yesterday (October 4), the latest government update shows.

Data released yesterday, revealed a further 178 Covid infections in the area an increase, from Sunday's total of 148.

Weekly case numbers remain higher in Aylesbury now, then it has been in months, 1,069 positive tests have been confirmed in the past seven days, a 28.5% increase from the week before.

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178 Covid cases were confirmed on October 4

No Covid-linked deaths were confirmed in the area today, Public Health England records these when someone passes within 28 days of testing positive.

UK-wide statistics shows 35,077 new Covid cases and 33 more virus-linked deaths were confirmed.

New case numbers have declined by 0.9% in the past week, Covid-related deaths decreased by 18.6% in the same period.