Worrying Covid-19 rise with 11 new cases in Somerset in 24 hours

NEW confirmed coronavirus cases were recorded in each of the four Somerset districts in the latest figures.

There was a total of 11 positive Covid-19 tests reported in the 24 hours to 5pm on Friday.

Of those, four were in Sedgemoor; three in Mendip; and two each in Somerset West & Taunton and South Somerset.

The county council area has seen a rise of 49 new cases in the latest five days.

The total of confirmed cases in the county council area has increased to 1,464, an increase of 38 on the past four days.

The district totals now stand at Mendip 180; Sedgemoor 427; Somerset West & Taunton 4824 and South Somerset 373.

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