Liverpool news Highest coronavirus cases by area in Liverpool as lockdown looms MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - Ministers will meet to discuss potential restrictions on Friday
Breaking News ! New figures reveal the wards with the largest number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Liverpool. A Liverpool City Council report shows the total number of confirmed cases for the last seven days is 530, an increase of 247 cases on the previous week. The data covered testing from September 7 to September 13. Receive newsletters with the latest news, sport and what's on updates from the Liverpool ECHO by signing up here. It was also announced the latest weekly rate of Covid-19 in Liverpool is now 106.4 per 100,000 population.
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The council said there is now a widespread community transmission of the virus in Liverpool, with new positive Covid-19 cases recorded mainly in the working age population. In the past week, Riverside was the ward that recorded the largest number of confirmed cases in Liverpool. Nine wards with highest weekly total: Riverside - 43 cases Allerton and Hunts Cross - 31 cases Kirkdale - 25 cases Central - 24 cases Fazakerley - 22 cases Belle Vale - 21 cases Speke-Garston - 20 cases Everton - 20 cases Kensington and Fairfield - 20 cases Following these figures, leaders in our region expect there will be lockdown restrictions introduced - but they do not know what yet. It is understood that Ministers will meet to discuss this on Friday before making an announcement later on.
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