Wednesday, 26 August 2020 22:24

Coronavirus cases in Wiltshire rise by four in 24 hours Featured

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The number of recorded coronavirus cases in Wiltshire increased by four over the last 24 hours, official figures show.

Public Health England figures show that 1,380 people had been confirmed as testing positive for Covid-19 by 9am on Wednesday, August 26 in Wiltshire, up from 1,376 the same time on Tuesday.

The rate of infection in Wiltshire now stands at 276 cases per 100,000 people, far lower than the England average of 505.

Across the UK, the number of recorded cases increased by 1,048 over the period, to 328,846.

Wiltshire's cases were among the 14,408 recorded across the South West, a figure which rose by 39 over the period.

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