Updated: The number of Covid-19 deaths in Colchester over past week

Updated: The number of Covid-19 deaths in Colchester over past week
Updated: The number of Covid-19 deaths in Colchester over past week

THERE were five more coronavirus deaths in Colchester, and eight more in Tendring, recorded over the latest weekly period.

A total of 573 people had died in the Colchester area, with 835 deaths in the Tendring district when the UK’s coronavirus dashboard was updated on Thursday, November 24.

The deaths in both areas were amongst the 19,942 recorded across the East of England.

The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result, and whose usual residence was in Colchester or Tendring.