Number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Dacorum rises by three in the last 24 hours

There have been three new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Dacorum in the last 24 hours

Saturday, 23rd May 2020, 7:50 pm
Updated Saturday, 23rd May 2020, 8:00 pm

There are now 346 confirmed cases in Dacorum, according to latest figures from Public Health England.

There are now 2,829 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Hertfordshire, up from 2,816.

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

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Nationally, the number of coronavirus cases now stands at 257,154 (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 36,675 rising by 282 - 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 Thursday and 5pm on Friday.