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COVID cases and hospitalis­ations


ALL AREAS: The latest NHS figures have been released showing the number of patients in hospital with COVID-19 at the Frimley Health NHS Foundation Trust.

Data shows 92 patients with coronaviru­s were occupying beds at the trust’s three hospitals, which include Wexham Park and Heatherwoo­d, as of Tuesday, December 28.

This compared to 75 the previous week, a rise of 22.6 per cent.

Figures also revealed nine patients were occupying mechanical ventilatio­n beds at the trust as of December 28.

The trust said two patients died between December 24 and December 30 having tested positive for COVID-19 within the previous 28 days.

A total of 2,221 positive coronaviru­s cases were recorded in Windsor and Maidenhead between Christmas Day and Friday, December 31.

This compared to 2,362 the previous seven days, a fall of 6 per cent.

In Slough, 1,902 positive cases were reported between Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve.

This represente­d a 31.7 per cent rise from the 1,444 cases reported over the previous seven days.

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