Surrey coronavirus latest as hospitals record 61 new deaths

Another 61 coronavirus -related deaths have been reported at health trusts serving Surrey, according to the latest update from NHS England on Friday (January 22).

Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust recorded 21 more deaths, with 14 at Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust.

There were 11 new fatalities at Ashford and St Peter’s NHS Foundation Trust, eight at Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust and seven at Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust.

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New data from the Government today shows that across Surrey there have been 848 new cases – up from the increase of 720 in yesterday’s update.

Reigate and Banstead registered the most with 139.

Breakdown of cases per Surrey district and borough (increase shown is from the last 24 hours).

  • Elmbridge: 6,380 (increase of 71)
  • Epsom and Ewell: 4,444 (increase of 60)
  • Guildford: 6,208 (increase of 103)
  • Mole Valley: 3,729 (increase of 49)
  • Reigate and Banstead: 7,595 (increase of 139)
  • Runnymede: 4,615 (increase of 52)
  • Spelthorne: 6,089 (increase of 91)
  • Surrey Heath: 4,716 (increase of 68)
  • Tandridge: 4,676 (increase of 71)
  • Waverley: 4,989 (increase of 61)
  • Woking : 5,585 (increase of 83)

Breakdown of deaths recorded per trust operating in Surrey

  • Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust – 875 (increase of 14)
  • Epsom and St Helier University Hospitals NHS Trust – 572 (increase of 21)
  • Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust – 452 ( increase of 8 )
  • Ashford and St Peter’s NHS Foundation Trust – 365 ( increase of 11 )
  • Royal Surrey NHS Foundation Trust – 203 ( increase of 7 )
  • Woking Community Hospital – one (no change)
  • Nuffield Health, Woking – one (no change)
  • Mount Alvernia, Guildford – two (no change)
  • Walton Community Hospital – four (no change)
  • St Magnus in Haslemere – two (no change)

The Government said a further 1,401 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of Friday, bringing the UK total to 95,981.

Separate figures published by the UK’s statistics agencies for deaths where Covid-19 has been mentioned on the death certificate, together with additional data on deaths that have occurred in recent days, show there have now been 112,000 deaths involving Covid-19 in the UK.

As of 9am on Friday, there had been a further 40,261 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK.

It brings the total number of cases in the UK to 3,583,907.

How many people have had a Covid-19 vaccination?

Government data up to January 21 shows of the 5,849,899 jabs given in the UK so far, 5,383,103 were first doses – a rise of 409,855 on the previous day’s figures.

Some 466,796 were second doses, an increase of 2,760 on figures released the previous day.

The seven-day rolling average of first doses given in the UK is now 306,880.

Based on the latest figures, an average of 400,704 first doses of vaccine would be needed each day in order to meet the Government’s target of 15 million first doses by February 15.

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