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Six more cases of coronavirus have been diagnosed in Wiltshire, according to official figures.

Public Health England figures show that 1,316 people had been confirmed as testing positive for Covid-19 by 9am on Thursday, August 6 in Wiltshire, up from 1,310 the same time on Wednesday.

The infection rate in Wiltshire now stands at 263 cases per 100,000 people, which sees the county remain far below than the England average of 472.

Across the UK, the number of recorded cases increased by 950 over the period, to 308,134.

Wiltshire's cases were among the 13,491 recorded across the South West, a figure which rose by 54 over the period.

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