Deaths involving COVID-19 in our local area


Over 1000 people in Cheshire East have caught COVID-19 since the outbreak began in February.

There have been 1317 confirmed cases of people being infected with the coronavirus in the borough and 462 covid-related deaths as of Wednesday, 17th June.

The latest figures released by the Office for National Statistics break down this figure to show the number of deaths from Covid-19 for each local area.

These show that between between 1st March and 31st May 2020 and registered by 6th June 15 people have died from coronavirus in Alderley Edge & Chelford.

Whilst the number of recorded deaths for other local areas are:

Fulshaw Park & Lindow - 2
Wilmslow Town - 4
Lacey Green & Wilmslow Park - 7
Handforth & Dean Row - 9
Prestbury & Adlington - 19
Mobberley, Plumley & High Legh - 24
Knutsford North - 9
South Knutsford & Bexton - 9

There have been 46,687 deaths occurring in England and Wales between 1st March and 31st May 2020 and registered by 6th June 2020 that involved the coronavirus (COVID-19); this represented a quarter (25.9%) of all deaths occurring over this period (180,586 deaths).



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Andy Brown
Thursday 18th June 2020 at 1:55 pm
It would be interesting to see what % of these occurred in care homes.