Every confirmed coronavirus case in Yorkshire as 40 new cases confirmed in Leeds

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A total of 4522 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Yorkshire, Public Health England (PHE) has said.

There are now 544 confirmed cases in Leeds, an increase of 40 since yesterday's update.

The Department of Health said 334,974 tests have been carried out in the UK as of 9am on Saturday, including 18,091 tests on Friday.

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Of the the 269,598 people tested, 78,991 have tested positive for the illness.

40 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Leeds (Photo: PA Wire)40 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Leeds (Photo: PA Wire)
40 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Leeds (Photo: PA Wire)

Sheffield has the highest number of cases in Yorkshire, with more than one thousand recorded.

The full list of confirmed cases by local authority area are as follows:

Barnsley - 297

Bradford - 359

Calderdale - 135

Doncaster - 192

East Riding - 187

Hull (Kingston upon Hull) - 97

Kirklees - 295

Leeds - 544

North East Lincolnshire - 64

Rotherham - 321

Sheffield - 1,137

Wakefield - 274

York - 119

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