Over 100 new cases and one Covid-related death recorded in Aylesbury Vale today

The latest Covid data just days before Freedom Day.

Friday, 16th July 2021, 4:39 pm
Updated Friday, 16th July 2021, 4:40 pm

A Covid-related death has been confirmed in Aylesbury Vale today (July 16).

This is the first Covid-link death recorded in the region by the Government since mid-May.

The government registers virus-linked deaths when someone passes within 28 days of returning a positive test. The cumulative death toll for the region since the pandemic started is 341 after today's passing.

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108 new Covid cases were confirmed in Aylesbury on July 16

Over 100 cases were confirmed in Aylesbury Vale for the second day running. Today, a further 108 positive tests were returned in the region, after 105 were recorded yesterday.

Latest vaccination data for the region shows that 84% of adults have received their first dose and 64% of over 18s have been jabbed twice.

Cases continue to increase across the UK, another 51,870 positive tests were reported in the past 24 hours. Including Aylesbury Vale, 49 Covid-linked deaths were confirmed.

Latest countrywide hospital admission information shows another 717 patients with Covid were admitted in the past 24 hours.

Across the UK 67.5% of adults have been fully vaccinated and 87.6% of over 18s have received their first dose.