Patient dies with Covid-19 in the Isle of Man taking total deaths to 31

Noble's Hospital is the main hospital in the Isle of Man. Credit: ITV Granada Reports

A resident of the Isle of Man has died in hospital with Covid-19.

The patient was being treated for the virus at Noble's Hospital.

It takes the total number of people to have died with Covid-19 in the Isle of Man to 31.

Chief Minister, Howard Quayle MHK, said it was "extremely saddening" to hear of another death.


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The last reported death from Covid-19 in the Island was on Sunday 1st August.

New government advice is now encouraging the wearing of face coverings in crowded and enclosed spaces.

There are currently no on-Island Covid-19 restrictions in the Isle of Man and anyone is eligible to apply for a landing form to enter the Island.


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