Zero COVID deaths recorded in Yorkshire hospitals over past 24 hours

Hospital trusts across Yorkshire have not recorded a single coronavirus-related death over the past 24 hours.

It means the current total number of deaths recorded by hospitals in the county remains at 2,585.

There were two deaths recorded by Yorkshire hospitals yesterday – they were both announced by Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.

In England, a further eight people who tested positive for the virus have died, which brings the total number of confirmed reported deaths in English hospitals to 29,452.

Of the eight deaths recorded in England today, the patients were aged between 75 and 90 years old and all had known underlying health conditions.

It comes after it was announced parts of West Yorkshire will remain in a local lockdown for at least another week.

People in Calderdale, Kirklees and Bradford are banned from meeting people outside their household or bubble in private homes or gardens, though gatherings outside in public spaces of six or less are permitted.

Bradford continues to have the county’s highest infection rate.

Coronavirus hospital deaths in Yorkshire

York – 214

Harrogate – 82

Sheffield – 292

Leeds – 340

Rotherham – 210

Barnsley – 148

Mid Yorkshire – 334

Bradford – 238

Hull – 208

Airedale – 109

Doncaster – 233

Calderdale and Huddersfield – 162

Beverley – 15


Yorkshire Live – Health