ONE further coronavirus death under the Bolton NHS Foundation Trust has brought the total number of deaths to 606.

The death was confirmed as occurring on Monday in the latest NHS round-up.

There have been 223 cases per 100,000 people in Bolton the latest week. The average area in England had 105.

There have now been a total of 23,923 confirmed Covid-19 cases in Bolton, with 641 cases in the latest week of February 13 to February 19.

That is down 106 when compared with the previous week.

Nationally, the Government said a further 548 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of Tuesday, bringing the UK total to 121,305.

Government data up to February 22 shows that 18,558,969 coronavirus vaccines have been given in the UK so far, including first and second jabs.