Coronavirus: 9 new cases in the Moorlands


The number of coronavirus cases in the UK has increased by 901 in the last 24 hours taking the UK total to just above 311,000.

There are now 2,403 cases in Staffordshire after a daily increase of 9
All nine of the new cases are from the Moorlands which now has a total of 253
Stoke-on-Trent is recorded separately from the rest of the county and has recorded 1 new case taking the total to 863.

36 more people with Covid-19 have died in the UK which takes the UK total to  just above 43,500
The university hospitals of North Midlands have recorded 3 further  deaths with the total now at 343