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Coronavirus West Berkshire: Confirmed cases as of July 8

John Herring

John Herring

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The number of lab-confirmed coronavirus cases in West Berkshire is now 474, an increase of two and the first rise since Saturday. 

Since July 2, the figure now includes both Pillar 1 data (tests that are taken in Public Health England and NHS labs, NHS hospitals and results from NHS care and health workers) and Pillar 2 data, which relates to testing done in the wider community.

The data does not include figures from Pillars 3-5, which includes antibody tests, surveillance and diagnostics.

The latest official figures show that the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases in the UK is now 286,979, while the daily number of lab-confirmed cases is 630.

The total number of coronavirus-related deaths in the UK now stands at 44,517.

The daily death toll is 126.

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