coronavirus in the last 24 hours. The latest figures, released on Sunday, also show that 1,034 new cases have been identified overnight.
The total number of positive cases since the pandemic started now stands at 344,158. It means the death toll since last March – of people who first tested positive for the virus within the previous 28 days – sits at 7,930.
There are currently 442 people in hospital confirmed to have the virus with 62 requiring intensive care treatment. 4,011,060 people have received their first vaccination with 3,197,899 having their second jab.Meanwhile, government officials also announced that around 40,000 vulnerable young people, aged between 12 and 1, are set to be offered the vaccine by the end of August.The group of.Read more on dailyrecord.co.uk