TWO more patients with coronavirus have died at York Hospital - and another has died at Scarborough Hospital.

Latest figures from NHS England showed that the total number of deaths related to the virus in the York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust had risen to 259. The trust operates both hospitals.

Meanwhile, Public Health England has updated the way it records the location of people who have been tested for Covid-19.

Counts of cases and deaths at sub-national level have been updated to reflect this, which now takes the total of confirmed cases since the start of the pandemic in Ryedale to 598. 

Scarborough still has one of the worst coronavirus outbreaks in the country, with its seven-day rate per 100,000 people currently at 605.9. 

Our figures below show (in this order) - the district, number of cases in the past seven day, seven day rate per 100,000 population and total number of cases since the start of the pandemic


Ryedale - 113, 204, 598

Scarborough - 659, 605.9, 2,401

City of York - 389, 184.7, 5,207

North Yorkshire - 1,944, 314.5, 11,367

East Riding of Yorkshire - 1,657, 485.7, 8,151