The coronavirus death toll has increased in the last 24 hours at Stoke-on-Trent’s main hospital.
The number has increased by four from the 282 deaths announced yesterday.
Five people have lost their lives at the North Staffordshire Combined Trust – which includes the Harplands Hospital.
Meanwhile, the Midlands Partnership Foundation Trust – which operates Haywood Hospital, Cheadle Community Hospital, Leek Moorlands Hospital, Bradwell Community Hospital and others – the figure has remained at six.
At the East Cheshire NHS Foundation Trust – which looks after Congleton War Memorial Hospital and Macclesfield District General Hospital – the number of deaths remains at 111.
The total number of deaths in the UK now stands at 36,675 – with 282 people dying within the last 24 hours across hospitals and care homes.