Great Britain

Further 110 coronavirus cases in the North East in the last 24-hours - 23 deaths in UK

THERE were 110 additional coronavirus cases in the North East in the last 24-hours.

The Government said a further 23 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of today (Tuesday), bringing the UK total to 127,123.

Separate figures published by the UK’s statistics agencies show there have now been 151,000 deaths registered in the UK where Covid-19 was mentioned on the death certificate.

The Government also said that, as of 9am today, there had been a further 2,472 lab-confirmed cases in the UK.

It brings the total to 4,375,814.

Government data up to April 12 shows that of the 40,107,877 jabs given in the UK so far, 32,250,481 were first doses – a rise of 59,905 on the previous day.

Some 7,857,396 were second doses, an increase of 201,191.

Here is a breakdown of cases recorded in our area:

County Durham: 37,747 was 37,730

Darlington: 7,467 was 7,462

Gateshead: 13,705 was 13,697

Hartlepool: 8,840 was 8,837 

Middlesbrough: 12,399 was 12,387 

Newcastle: 23,379 was 23,362

North Tyneside: 12,426 was 12,416 

Redcar and Cleveland: 9,272 was 9,265 

South Tyneside: 11,294 was 11,289

Stockton: 15,804 was 15,790 

Sunderland: 21,995 was 21,986 

York: 12,170 was 12,167

*There was no data published today for North Yorkshire.

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