One more death recorded in Lincoln

There was one more coronavirus death recorded over the latest weekly period in Lincoln.

There was one more coronavirus death recorded over the latest weekly period in Lincoln.

A total of 283 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus dashboard was updated on August 3 (Wednesday) – up from 282 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 Lincoln.

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