The number of recorded coronavirus cases in Buckinghamshire increased by 70 over the last 24 hours, official figures show.

Public Health England figures show that 2,945 people had been confirmed as testing positive for Covid-19 by 9am on Tuesday (October 13) in Buckinghamshire, up from 2,875 the same time on Monday.

Last week, a total of 402 new coronavirus cases were diagnosed in Bucks.

This is an increase of 192 from the previous week.


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414 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded in Bucks up to October 2. 

No new deaths were recorded in the last day.

74 cases were recorded per 100,000 people in the latest week (October 3 - October 10). The average area in England had 91.