Three more deaths recorded in Sefton

There were three more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in Sefton.
A nurse puts on PPE in a ward for Covid patients at King's College Hospital, in south east London. Picture date: Tuesday December 21, 2021.A nurse puts on PPE in a ward for Covid patients at King's College Hospital, in south east London. Picture date: Tuesday December 21, 2021.
A nurse puts on PPE in a ward for Covid patients at King's College Hospital, in south east London. Picture date: Tuesday December 21, 2021.

There were three more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in Sefton.

The latest figures from the UK coronavirus dashboard show a total of 1,302 people had died in the area by May 11 – up from 1,299 the week before.

They were among 30,055 deaths recorded across the North West.

The weekly figures now include anyone whose death certificate – registered up to 14 days before May 25 (Thursday) – mentions Covid-19 as one of the causes.

A total of 191,732 deaths were recorded throughout England by May 11.