As the national daily figure rose to 1,228 deaths due to coronavirus, NHS England say a further seven people in our region died yesterday. One patient was recorded at each of the following NHS trusts.

  • Airedale

  • Barnsley

  • Bradford

  • Harrogate

  • Northern Lincolnshire and Goole

  • Sheffield

  • Rotherham

The number of cases in Yorkshire and Lincolnshire have gone over the 1,000 mark to 1,113. Sheffield has the third highest number of cases in the country with 387 people testing positive.