COVID-19: Three more deaths in Wiltshire care homes

COVID-19: Three more deaths in Wiltshire care homes

Published by Henrietta Creasey at 11:11am 7th July 2020. (Updated at 11:52am 7th July 2020)

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The latest figures have been released by the Office for National Statistics.

The data published today shows the breakdown of coronavirus deaths by local authority for care homes up until the 26th of June.

The latest weekly stats show a further 2 people have died with Covid-19 in the Wiltshire Council area, bringing the total to 202.

The number is less than the last few weeks.

Meanwhile, after three weeks in row with no deaths recorded, Swindon Borough has seen one death recorded in the latest figures, bringing the figure there to 70.

It means the total for Wiltshire as a county now stands at 272.

Across the county 27 people have died in their home and three people have passed away in hospices with the virus.

No locations of care homes or hospices have been released.

HAMPSHIRE

There have been no further deaths in care homes from Covid-19 for our two nearest local authorities:

  • New Forest District Council - 65 
  • Test Valley Borough Council - 66
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