Covid-19 latest: here’s how many new cases have been recorded in Dacorum over the weekend

Hertfordshire recorded 43 new cases

Monday, 10th May 2021, 9:03 am
Updated Monday, 10th May 2021, 9:04 am

Dacorum has recorded six new positive Covid-19 cases over the weekend.

The total for the borough is now 8,611, according to the latest figures from Public Health England.

On Saturday three cases were recorded and three cases were recorded yesterday (Sunday).

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The incidence rate over the last 7 days is 16.2 per 100,000 population (the period represented is the 7 days ending May 4).

There have been 43 new cases in Hertfordshire, the total is now 77,112.

Here's a daily breakdown of the figures in Dacorum for the last seven days:

> May 3 - four cases

> May 4 - five cases

> May 5 - five cases

> May 6 - two cases

> May 7 - seven cases

> May 8 - three cases

> May 9 - three cases.

According to Public Health England there were five confirmed COVID-19 patients in West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust - which manages hospitals in Watford, Hemel Hempstead and St Albans - on Tuesday, May 4, and no patients were on a mechanical ventilation bed.

There have been no new Covid-related deaths recorded in Dacorum, the total is 320, according to Public Health England (deaths within 28 days of positive test).

Nationally, the number of coronavirus cases is 4,434,860. The number of deaths is now 127,605.

As of May 8, in the UK, 35,371,669 people had received the first dose of the vaccination for COVID-19, and 17,669,379 had received their second dose.

Here's a breakdown of how many people have received both doses of the vaccine in each area of Dacorum.The figures for the number of patients recovered from Covid-19 have not been released by Public Health England.

The figures come from the Government website which is available for the public to view here.