The number of positive Covid-19 tests in Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire increases



An additional 10 coronavirus cases in Staffordshire and three in Stoke-on-Trent have been announced overnight.

According to latest figures from the Department of Health and Social Care there have now been 4,127 people who have tested positive in Staffordshire since the pandemic began.

Meanwhile in Stoke-on-Trent there have now been 1,702 cases of Covid-19 in the city since the daily figures were first announced in March.

But there have been no new deaths at any of the local hospitals and one across the entire United Kingdom.

Nationally there have been another 1,406 cases across the UK making the total number of positive cases 335,873 since March. Of those, 41,501 have died within 28 days of testing positive.

Confirmed coronavirus cases as of August 30:

  • Stoke-on-Trent 1,702 (up three from yesterday)
  • Newcastle-under-Lyme 855 (up three from yesterday)
  • Staffordshire Moorlands 405 (no increase from yesterday)
  • Stafford Borough 611 (no increase from yesterday)
  • Cheshire East: 2,392 (up eight from yesterday)
  • Staffordshire County (all Staffordshire authorities – including those in the south of the county – excluding Stoke-on-Trent): 4,124 (up 10 from yesterday)

Deaths with Covid-19 at local hospital trusts:

  • University Hospitals Of North Midlands NHS Trust ( Royal Stoke University Hospital and County Hospital): 355
  • North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust (Harplands Hospital): 6
  • Midlands Partnership NHS Foundation Trust ( Haywood Hospital, Leek Moorlands Hospital, Bradwell Hospital, Cheadle Hospital and more): 12
  • Mid Cheshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Including Leighton Hospital in Crewe): 213
  • East Cheshire NHS Trust ( Congleton War Memorial Hospital and Macclesfield District General Hospital): 146





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