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Expert reaction to latest ONS stats on deaths in England and Wales up to week ending 22 May 2020

1 month ago   |   By Science Media Centre

The Office for National Statistics have published their latest retrospective figures for deaths in the UK, including statistics for those involving COVID-19.
Prof Sheila Bird, formerly Programme Leader, MRC Biostatistics Unit, University of Cambridge, said:
“It's been understood that the five earliest COVID-19 deaths in England and Wales had occurred in the week ending 6 March 2020. Some may notice that in this week's report from the Office for National Statistics , a death is included which appears to have occurred in the week ending 14 February 2020 - however, this may well not be the...
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Coronavirus UK map: the latest deaths and confirmed cases near you

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Latest figures from public health authorities on the spread of Covid-19 in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. Find out how many confirmed cases have been reported in each local authority
Please note: these are government figures on numbers of confirmed cases - some people who report symptoms are not being tested, and are not included in these counts.
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What do the latest figures tell us about UK Covid-19 deaths?

1 month ago   |   By Belfast telegraph

The Office for National Statistics has published its latest data for the number of deaths involving coronavirus in England and Wales.
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