Two more deaths recorded in South Kesteven

There were two more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in South Kesteven.

There were two more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in South Kesteven.

A total of 375 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus dashboard was updated on August 3 (Wednesday) – up from 373 a week previously.

They were among 14,779 deaths recorded across the East Midlands.

The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in South Kesteven.

A total of 161,560 deaths were recorded throughout England by August 3 (Wednesday) – up from 160,485 last week.