Number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Leeds rises to 80

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Leeds has risen to 80.

Friday, 27th March 2020, 6:10 pm
Updated Friday, 27th March 2020, 6:12 pm

This is an increase of 13 on yesterday's figures.

In Yorkshire, confirmed cases are surged to 692 in total.

A total of 759 people have died in the UK after testing positive for Covid-19.

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The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Leeds has risen to 80.

The number of deaths rose by 181 from the 578 confirmed as of 5pm on March 25.

The Department of Health added the number of people who had tested positive for Covid-19 was now 14,579 as of 9am on Friday, up from 11,658 at the same point on Thursday.

A total of 113,777 people have been tested with 99,198 testing negative.

Here is the full list of cases in Yorkshire:

Bradford - 29

Wakefield - 34

Sheffield - 286

Barnsley - 42

Rotheram - 39

North Yorkshire - 69

East Riding of Yorkshire - 23

Kingston Upon Hull, City Of - 5

Kirklees - 33

Calderdale - 11

York - 17

Doncaster - 24

Leeds - 80