Coronavirus death toll rises in Surrey according to latest NHS data

There has been one further death related to coronavirus recorded in Surrey in the past 24 hours, according to the latest NHS data.

Another 125 positives tests have also been recorded in the county over the same time period.

Across the UK, the death toll now stands at 42,445 and 515,571 people have tested positive for Covid-19

This represents an increase of 72 and 14,542 respectively.

In Surrey, there have now been 6,687 positive cases recorded.

Over the past 24 hours, the largest increase has been in Elmbridge, where there was a rise of 23.

One further death has also been recorded at Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust.

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Breakdown of cases per Surrey district and borough

  • Elmbridge: 726 (increase of 23)
  • Epsom and Ewell: 456 (   increase of eight)
  • Guildford: 786 (increase of 14)
  • Mole Valley: 433 (   increase of 11)
  • Reigate and Banstead: 959 (   increase of 14)
  • Runnymede: 503 (increase of nine)
  • Spelthorne: 543  (increase of nine)
  • Surrey Heath: 572 (increase of five)
  • Tandridge: 458 (   increase of six)
  • Waverley: 681 (increase of 14   )
  • Woking: 561 (increase of 12   )

 

Breakdown of deaths recorded per trust operating in Surrey

  • Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust – 374
  • Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust – 278 (increase of one)
  • Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust – 260
  • Ashford and St Peter’s NHS Foundation Trust – 194
  • Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust – 98
  • Woking Community Hospital – one
  • Nuffield Health, Woking – one
  • Mount Alvernia, Guildford – two
  • Walton Community Hospital – four
  • St Magnus in Haslemere – two

It is worth noting that some of these trusts operate sites outside of Surrey.

The rate of Covid-19 infections across the UK has almost doubled in a week.

The UK-wide seven-day rate currently stands at 125.7 cases per 100,000 people, up from 63.8 per 100,000 a week ago, analysis by the PA news agency shows.

When it comes to daily figures, as of 9am on Tuesday, there were 14,542 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK.

These have trebled in a fortnight – on September 22, there were 4,926 cases recorded.

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