Aylesbury Vale Covid update: Slight increase in cases and seventh day without a virus-linked death

For the first time in over a month the government has not reported a Covid-linked death in Aylesbury Vale for at least seven days

By James Lowson
Tuesday, 16th November 2021, 4:28 pm

No Covid linked deaths have been reported in Aylesbury Vale in the last seven days, today's government update confirms (November 16).

It has been over a month since Aylesbury Vale went seven days without Public Health England recording a virus-linked death.

These fatalities are confirmed when someone passes within 28 days of returning a positive Covid test.

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115 Covid cases were confirmed in Aylesbury Vale on November 16

In total 362 deaths of this kind have been reported by the government in Aylesbury Vale.

Today's figures show a slight increase in Covid cases reported in the region, 115 new infections were reported today, surpassing yesterday when 100 exactly were confirmed.

UK-wide figures confirms another 37,243 Covid cases and 214 virus-linked deaths.

In the past week case numbers have increased by 14.6%, despite over 200 being confirmed today, deaths reported has fallen by 10.8% in the same time period.