Coronavirus latest: Dacorum records 191 new cases today

Dacorum and Hertfordshire are in Tier 4

Tuesday, 29th December 2020, 4:51 pm
Updated Tuesday, 29th December 2020, 4:52 pm

Dacorum has recorded 191 new positive Covid-19 today (December 29).

The total for the borough is now 3,918, according to the latest figures from Public Health England.

Here is a breakdown of where the confirmed cases in Dacorum were recorded up to December 23The incidence rate over the last 7 days is 538.9 per 100,000 population (the period represented is the 7 days ending December 24).

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There have been 1,862 new cases in Hertfordshire, the total is now 35,864.

There have been no new deaths recorded in Dacorum, the total is 127, and there have been five new deaths in Hertfordshire, the total is now 1,124 - according to Public Health England.

Nationally, the number of coronavirus cases has risen by 53,135 and now stands at 2,382,865.

The number of deaths has risen by 414 to 71,567.

The figures for the number of patients recovered from Covid-19 have not been released by Public Health England.

The new figures were recorded between 5pm on Sunday, December 27, and 5pm on Monday, December 28.

The figures come from the Government website which is available for the public to view here.Dacorum and Hertfordshire are currently in Tier Four, there will be a new tier review tomorrow (Wednesday). Read full story hereRead: Coronavirus outbreak at The Mount prison in Hemel Hempstead