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Five-year-old child among latest UK coronavirus deaths

1 month ago   |   By The Guardian

Death toll increases by 708 in one day, largest amount since outbreak began
A five-year old child is among 708 people to have died with coronavirus in the UK, as Britain's death toll rose to 4,313, the biggest increase since the outbreak began. The latest figures show the recorded death toll from the virus in the UK has risen by 20%, and above 4,000 for the first time.
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Coronavirus update UK: Death toll rises by 20% to 4,313

1 month ago   |   By FXCM

The latest data published by the British health ministry revealed that the UK's death toll increased by 20% as of 16 GMT on April 3rd to 4,313 from 3,605 previously.
As of Saturday morning, there were a total of 41,903 confirmed coronavirus infections.
Meanwhile, NHS England Medical Director Powis noted that cases have risen but have stabilised in the past few days.
"The death rate continues to be high and it's likely to continue for next week or two," Powis added, per Reuters. "There is some evidence measures are reducing transmission of the virus. If we take the foot off the pedal then...
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Child, 5, becomes UK's youngest coronavirus victim as 708 more die taking death toll to 4,353

1 month ago   |   By The Irish Sun


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UK coronavirus death toll rises by 708 to 4,313

UK coronavirus death toll rises by 708 to 4,313

1 month ago   |   By The Mirror

Figures released by the Department for Health and Social care reveal the number of Covid-19 casualties across the UK continues to rise as Britain grapples with the crisis
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UK coronavirus death toll jumps by a record 708 in a day

1 month ago   |   By Evening Standard

The number of people who have died in the UK after testing positive for coronavirus has jumped by 708 in a day.
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UK coronavirus death toll passes 4,000 as 708 more die

UK coronavirus death toll passes 4,000 as 708 more die

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Another 708 people have died after contracting coronavirus , taking the UK death toll to 4,313.
It is another record daily rise, a day after 684 people died between Thursday and Friday.
A total of 41,903 people have now tested positive for Covid-19.
The latest figures come after Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced he has written to opposition party leaders - including new Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer - inviting them to a briefing to set out a pathway through ‘this national emergency'.
The death toll in the UK has now passed 4,000
Paramedics wearing personal protective equipment...
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Coronavirus UK Death Toll Rises By 708 To 4,313

Coronavirus UK Death Toll Rises By 708 To 4,313

1 month ago   |   By Huffington Post

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more. A further 708 people in the UK have died after testing positive for coronavirus, bringing the total to 4,313. The figure, released on Saturday afternoon by the Department of Health and Social Care , covers the period from 5pm on Thursday to 5pm on Friday. As of 9am on Saturday, 41,903 people in the UK had tested positive for the virus, out of 183,190 tests carried out. Related...
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