Covid-19 update: Bedford registers more than 70 new cases in just 24 hours Bedford News

To date (May 21), Bedford has registered 72 new cases of the coronavirus, with a total of 14,099 people now diagnosed with the virus, according to the latest figures from Public Health England.

There was one death in Bedford (485) and none in Central Bedfordshire (570) and Luton (499).

The Bedfordshire center has 20 new Covid cases with a total of 16,204, while Luton has registered 18 with a new total of 20,887.

Meanwhile, Buckinghamshire now has 31,775 cases of Covid, Hertfordshire 77,331 and Milton Keynes 20,253 cases.

The new figures are recorded between 5 p.m. the day before and 5 p.m. and unfortunately do not include the number of patients who have recovered from Covid-19.

In the UK, the number of coronavirus cases increased from 2,829 to 4,457,923. The number of deaths increased by nine to 127,710.

As of May 20, in the UK, 37,518,614 people had received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and 21,659,783 had received their second dose.

The figures come from the government website which the public can consult here.

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This notice was published: 2021-05-21 15:32:49