One more death recorded in Hastings

There was one more coronavirus death recorded in the latest 24-hour period in Hastings.

There was one more coronavirus death recorded in the latest 24-hour period in Hastings.

A total of 298 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus daily dashboard was updated on May 10 (Tuesday) – up from 297 on Monday.

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They were among 22,778 deaths recorded across the South East.

The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in Hastings.

Daily death counts are revised each day, with each case backdated to the actual date of death.

A total of 153,676 deaths were recorded throughout England by May 10 (Tuesday) – up from 153,404 on Monday.