Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire hit by another 751 positive coronavirus cases



Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire have been hit by another 751 new positive coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours.

The latest figures from the Department of Health and Social Care and Public Health England show there have been 180 new confirmed cases in Stoke-on-Trent alone.

This brings the city’s total to 14,579 positive coronavirus cases since the start of the pandemic in March last year.

The city’s seven-day rolling infection rate to January 6 now stands at 445.8 per 100,000 people with 1,143 in the last week.

Across the wider Staffordshire County Council area there has been another 571 positive Covid-19 cases in the last day.

This means there have now been 41,592 in the county since the start of the pandemic. The rolling seven-day rate now stands at 498.7 cases per 100,000 population.

In Cheshire East there have been an additional 201 positive tests as of 6pm today (January 11).

The brings the total number of positive coronavirus cases in the borough to 14,903.

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Across the United Kingdom there have been another 46,169 positive tests bringing a total of 3,118,518 since March.

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Here are the confirmed Covid-19 cases by area as of January 11:

  • Stoke-on-Trent:  14,579  (up 180 from yesterday)
  • Newcastle  borough:  6,389  (up 44 from yesterday)
  • Staffordshire Moorlands  :  4.018  (up 38 from yesterday)
  • Stafford  borough:  6,366  (up 90 from yesterday)
  • Staffordshire county (all boroughs/districts – excluding Stoke-on-Trent):  41,592  (up 571 from yesterday)
  • Cheshire East:  14,903  (up 201 from yesterday).





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