Coronavirus: Latest figures announced for East Sussex and West Sussex

The latest coronavirus figures have been released for East and West Sussex.

The following figures were announced by Public Health England at 3pm today (April 18).

East Sussex: 420 confirmed cases

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West Sussex: 782 confirmed cases

The latest figures have been released

Brighton and Hove: 279 confirmed cases

The Government is announcing hospital deaths from coronavirus by each individual NHS trust. This is as follows.

East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust: 44

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust: 7

Western Sussex Hospital Foundations Trust: 56

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust: 72

Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust: 132

Total recorded deaths across Sussex: 311

In the UK the total number of confirmed cases is 114,217 and the hospital death toll is at 15,464. Today, 888 people died in connection with the virus.

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