There were nine more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in Sefton.
A total of 1,239 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus dashboard was updated on January 26 (Thursday) – up from 1,230 on the week before.
They were among 28,401 deaths recorded across the North West.
The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in Sefton.
A total of 180,091 deaths were recorded throughout England by January 26 (Thursday) – up from 179,176 last week.