Plymouth coronavirus cases almost triple in 24 hours

Plymouth has seen daily confirmed coronavirus cases almost triple in the latest figures.

The city has reported a total of 211 positive Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, up 132 from yesterday’s figures, bringing the total confirmed cases for Plymouth to 3,195.

It comes as the whole of Devon and Cornwall reported more positive Covid-19 cases – 730 – in the latest government data updated today, Saturday, November 14.

Cornwall saw 135 daily cases, bringing its total cases to 3,219.

Cases in Devon also doubled, with 594 in total.

There were 58 in East Devon, 67 in Exeter, 17 in Mid Devon, 55 in North Devon, 34 in the South Hams, 38 in Teinbridge, 83 in Torbay, 13 in Torridge and 18 in West Devon.

Across the UK, a further 26,860 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus had been recorded as of 9am today.

It brings the total number of cases in the UK to 1,344,356.

A further 462 people were reported to have died from Covid-19 within 28 days of tested positive, bringing the UK total to 51,766.

In the latest cluster data released on November 14, City Centre, Barbican and Sutton Harbour remained the area with the most recorded cases in a seven-day period, with 37 lab-confirmed cases between November 3 and November 9.

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Number of cases in Plymouth (November 3 – November 9)

City Centre, Barbican & Sutton Harbour 37

Keyham 33

Millbay & Stonehouse 33

Deer Park & Leigham 30

Efford, Laira & Crabtree 29

Derriford & Estover 26

Ford & Blockhouse Park 26

North Prospect 24

Mutley 24

Lipson 21

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Southway 20

Mannamead & Hartley 19

Stoke & Pennycomequick 19

Cattedown & Prince Rock 19

Plympton Chaddlewood 18

Honicknowle & Manadon 15

St Budeaux 15

Devonport, Mount Wise & Morice Town 15

Plymstock Elburton 15

Tamerton Foliot 14

Plymstock Hooe & Oreston 14

Plympton St Mary 13

Ernesettle 12

Crownhill 12

Ham, Beacon Park & Pennycross 12

Higher Compton & Eggbuckland 12

Peverell 12

King’s Tamerton & West Park 8

Plympton St Maurice 8

Glenholt & Widewell 7

Plymstock Goosewell & Staddiscombe 7

Plympton Underwood 3

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