Devon’s latest Covid hotspot
Devon’s Coronavirus cases have risen rapidly in the week leading up to 9 July.
On Wednesday 7 July, 1046 new cases were reported in Devon, reflecting a national trend that Chris Whitty suggested meant “we could get into trouble again surprisingly fast”.
We could get into trouble again surprisingly fast”
Solicitor General Lucy Frazer stated this week that the Government could not rule out additional restrictions if this trend continued to an “unacceptable” level, with one is every 95 people in the UK now testing positive.
Editor: Meg Allan