Coronavirus: More than 16K new cases & 150 deaths confirmed in the UK

Coronavirus Update Police Hour

There has been 16,171 confirmed cases of Covid-19 within the UK with 150 having died.

the new totals of positive cases of coronavirus brings the national cases to 705,428.

The number of people who have passed away having tested positive for coronavirus within 28 days has reached 43,579.

Figures show that 4,814 people are in hospital within England which has increased from 3,225 a week ago.

Of those in hospital 494 are in ventilation beds which has risen by 98 from last week.