Coronavirus: Confirmed hospital deaths in Hastings and Eastbourne

The latest coronavirus figures for East Sussex have been revealed.

Conquest Hospital, Hastings. SUS-181008-112146001
Conquest Hospital, Hastings. SUS-181008-112146001

Figures from NHS England show a total of 61 people have died with Covid-19 in hospitals operated by the East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust.

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These figures do not include those who have died outside of hospital, such as in care homes or at home.

According to Public Health England, 524 people in the county have tested positive for the virus.

In West Sussex, there have been 1,061 cases, while in Brighton and Hove there have been 346.