The 53 Leeds areas where Covid cases are almost zero as lockdown lifts and Indian variant concerns grow

The vaccine roll out is in full swing and lockdown has been gradually lifting in Leeds and across England as cases and deaths dwindle.

Sunday, 16th May 2021, 4:45 am

But with the so-called Indian variant fast becoming a cause of concern for the Government with infections identified across the UK, there are fears the roadmap out of lockdown could be threatened.

The latest figures show 38 out of 107 neighbourhoods in Leeds still saw a drop in infections in the latest seven-day period, the first week of May.

Now with gyms, bars and restaurants opened up to customers again, we reveal which neighbourhoods have seen the lowest rate of cases per 100,000 people between May 1 and May 8.

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53 Leeds neighbourhoods are almost free of Covid

When an area records less than three cases, the data is hidden to protect the identity of those infected.

These 53 Leeds neighbourhoods are almost free of Covid, recording less than three new cases:

Cookridge & Holt Park

Tinshill

Roundhay Park & Slaid Hill

Scarcroft, Shadwell & Scholes

Seacroft South

Leeds Dock, Hunslet & Stourton

Carr Manor

Rothwell Outer

Drighlington & Gildersome West

Calverley & Farsley North

Burley

Seacroft North & Monkswood

Beeston Hill & Hunslet Moor

Yeadon South

Pudsey South East

Meanwood

Yeadon East

Garforth South, Swillington & Little Preston

Morley East

Hyde Park Corner & Woodhouse Cliff

Lady Wood & Oakwood

Garforth East

Tingley West & West Ardsley

Lawnswood & Ireland Wood

Pudsey South West

Kippax East, Micklefield & Allerton Bywater

Kirkstall

Harehills South

Chapel Allerton North

Gipton South & Killingbeck Park

Chapel Allerton South & Chapeltown

Wetherby West

Primley Park & Wigton Moor

Adel

Horsforth West

Swarcliffe

Cross Gates East & Manston

Otley South

Bramley Park North

Horsforth East

Farnley East

Cross Gates West & Killingbeck

Roundhay West

Woodlesford & Oulton

Bramley Fall

Far Headingley & Weetwood

Boston Spa & Bramham

Headingley

Bramhope & Pool-in-Wharfedale

Colton, Austhorpe & Whitkirk

Aberford, Barwick & Thorner

Guiseley North & West

Wetherby East & Thorp Arch