North East UK news Four more Covid-19 deaths in North East hospitals as England total nears 31,000 MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The NHS has reported that 86 more people had died in hospitals across the country, taking the hospital death toll in England to 30,910.
Breaking News ! Four more hospital patients have died in the North East after contracting coronavirus. A further 86 people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in hospital in England, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths reported in hospitals to 30,910, NHS England said on Saturday. Patients were aged between 44 and 99 and all but two, who were aged 62 and 79, had known underlying health conditions. The deaths occurred between September 16 and October 16.
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Here is the breakdown of all deaths in the region by trust: County Durham and Darlington - 0 Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear - 0 Gateshead - 0 Northumbria - 1 South Tyneside and Sunderland - 1 Newcastle - 0 North Tees and Hartlepool - 0 South Tees - 2 Tees Esk and Wear Valleys - 0 Meanwhile, millions of people in England are now under tighter restrictions as parts of the country entered Tier 2 of the local lockdown system.
London, Essex and York are among the areas now in the "high" alert level, meaning there is a ban on households mixing indoors, including in pubs and restaurants. The latest measures mean that more than half of England's population will now be living under high or very high-alert restrictions.
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