More coronavirus cases have been confirmed across Leicester and Leicestershire in the past 24 hours.
The biggest increase was in Leicester – 45 – while another 19 cases were recorded across the county.
Broken down to district and borough level, it was Oadby and Wigston with the largest increase, with five new cases identified. New rules come into force in the area tomorrow which will ban people mixing with other households.
Charnwoods cumulative cases also increased by five. Hinckley and Bosw…
Coronavirus vaccine final-stage testing to restart in US – The Guardian
AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson get go-ahead from Food and Drug Administration after pausing studies when volunteers became ill
Two drugmakers have announced the resumption of US testing of their Covid-19 vaccine candidates.
Testing of AstraZenecas vaccine candidate had been halted since early September, while Johnson & Johnsons vaccine study was paused at the beginning of last week. Each company had a study volunteer develop a serious health issue, requiring a review of safety data.
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The dramatic struggle to fight a Tier 3 lockdown in the North East – Chronicle Live
It is understood talks on the North East’s coronavirus infection rates will start again next week
It was a dramatic fornight, where leaders fought brutal Tier 3 lockdown restrictions winning the region a reprieve, and its not over yet.
On Monday October 12 leaders were told the region would not be placed into the most draconian of coronavirus measures, marking the start of a dramatic ongoing struggle.
It is understood leaders fiercely pushed back against the proposals which could have seen the region placed into the strictest category along with Liverpool.
For two million people, that could…
Huge surge in Somerset’s coronavirus cases as almost 200 recorded in 24 hours – Somerset Live
Today’s figures are 18 times higher than what they were in September
There has been a huge spike in coronavirus cases across Somerset over the past 24 hours.
Today (October 23) 184 infections have been recorded across all six areas in the county,
Today’s figures are 18 times than those being recorded at the end of September, which were around 10 per day.
For the second consecutive day, North Somerset saw the biggest rise, with 62 new cases.
Bath and North East Somerset also reported a significant increase, with 55 positive lab tests overnight.
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