Local areas see a drop in coronavirus cases


The latest figures have been released showing which that all our local areas have seen a drop in Covid-19 cases compared to the previous week.

The map, produced by Public Health England, has been updated to show where the new coronavirus cases have been recorded during the 7 day period ending November 18th.

The map breaks down areas by 'middle super output areas' and shows that the infection rate in all parts of Wilmslow, Handforth and Alderley Edge has declined.

These latest figures from Public Health England show the number of cases during the 7 day period and the infection rate per 100,000 people.

• Alderley Edge and Chelford – 10 120.8 (-68.8%)

• Handforth and Dean Row – 32 294.4 (-20%)

• Mobberley, Plumley and High Legh – 37 309.2 (-45.6%)

• Wilmslow Town – 16 228.2 (-27.3%)

• Lacey Green and Wilmslow Park - 11 166.6 (-60.7%)

• Fulshaw Park and Lindow - 9 124.5 (-50%)

• Prestbury and Adlington - 6 117.3 (-50%)

% = change from previous 7 day period.

During this seven day period, Cheshire East had 744 cases, which represents a 22.8% decrease on the previous 7 days. The infection rate per 100,000 is 193.7.



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Andy Brown
Tuesday 24th November 2020 at 9:28 am
No doubt our omnipotent leaders will be demanding we exit lockdown and head into tier 3.