A further 866 people who have tested positive for coronavirus in England have died.

This brings the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 8,114.

Of the 866 new deaths announced today, 117 occurred on April 9 while 720 took place between April 1 and April 8.

The remaining 29 deaths occurred in March, including one on March 5.

In Scotland, a total of 495 patients have died in Scotland after testing positive for coronavirus, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said.

The figure is an increase of 48 from 447 on Thursday.

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In Northern Ireland the death toll increased by 10 to 92.

Meanwhile Boris Johnson is in "very good spirits" after being discharged from intensive care, Downing Street has said.

The Prime Minister's official spokesman said he was "enormously grateful" for the care he had received from NHS staff at St Thomas' Hospital.