Coronavirus latest: One new confirmed case in Dacorum

No new coronavirus deaths at West Hertfordshire Hospitals Trust

Friday, 12th June 2020, 4:57 pm

There has been one new confirmed cases of coronavirus in Dacorum, the total for the borough is 367, according to the latest figures from Public Health England.

There have been one new case in Hertfordshire, there are now 2,940 cases in the county.

But the true number of cases is thought to be far higher with many people not being tested.

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No new deaths from coronavirus have been recorded at the West Hertfordshire Hospitals Trust over the past 24 hours, latest official figures show.

NHS England figures show 356 people had died in hospital at West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust as of 5pm on Thursday, June 11 – the same number as on Wednesday.

Of 23 trusts within the region, the West Hertfordshire Hospitals Trust, which manages Hemel Hempstead Hospital, Watford General Hospital and St Albans City Hospital, has the highest death toll.

There have been 10 coronavirus deaths at the Hertfordshire Partnership University NHS Foundation Trust, eight at the Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust, and 160 at East and North Hertfordshire Trust.

Nationally, the number of coronavirus cases now stands at 292,950 (includes tests carried out by commercial partners which are not included in the country totals).

The number of COVID-19 associated UK deaths has been recorded as 41,481 rising by 202 - according to Public Health England.

The number of deaths are people who have had a positive test result confirmed by a Public Health or NHS laboratory.

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 Wednesday and 5pm on Thursday.