St Matthew’s area of Preston sees a doubling of coronavirus cases in space of a week

Posted on - 17th November, 2020 - 11:44am | Author - | Posted in - Ashton-on-Ribble, Bamber Bridge, Broughton, Deepdale, Fishwick, Fulwood, Health, Ingol, Larches, Lea, Leyland, Longton & New Longton, Lostock Hall, Penwortham, Preston City Centre, Preston News, Ribbleton, South Ribble News, St Matthews, Walton-le-Dale, Woodplumpton
Latest coronavirus cases map for Preston and South Ribble.
Latest coronavirus cases map for Preston and South Ribble.

Latest coronavirus data shows that St Matthew’s has seen a 127 per cent rise in Covid cases in the last week (4-11 November).


Other areas in Preston and South Ribble have been mixed with increases and decreases.

Lea and Marina, St George’s and Plungington and University are some other areas that have had increases in case numbers.

Read more: South Ribble MP is self-isolating after being contacted by NHS Test and Trace

Figures are updated weekly by Public Health England in the government’s coronavirus dashboard, with an interactive map of cases.

Here is a full list of positive cases from 4 November to 11 November and the week previous (28 October to 4 November) is shown in brackets.

Ashton-on-Ribble and Larches – 24 (46)
Bamber Bridge East – 12 (22)
Bamber Bridge West – 14 (12)
Brookfield and Holme Slack – 33 (42)   
Broughton and Wychnor – 28 (25)  
Cadley and College – 54 (42)  
Farington – 12 (24)
Fishwick and Frenchwood – 38 (82)
Fulwood – 34 (41)
Gregson Lane and Coupe Green – 14 (14)   
Grimsargh and Goosnargh – 10 (27)  
Haslam Park – 26 (29)
Ingol – 15 (20)
Lea and Marina – 31 (18)
Leyland North – 11 (21)
Leyland South East & Buckshaw Village – 23 (37)  
Leyland South West – 19 (8)   
Longsands – 35 (40)
Longton and Walmer Bridge – 15 (14)   
Lostock Hall – 24 (25)
Lower Penwortham North – 20 (16)   
Lower Penwortham South – 13 (18)
Moor Park – 35 (29)
New Longton and Hutton – 12 (25)  
Penwortham North – 17 (34)
Penwortham South – 13 (11)
Plungington and University – 32 (29)   
Preston City Centre – 38 (45)  
St George’s – 31 (26)  
St Matthew’s – 184 (81)   
Walton-le-Dale – 23 (18)

Preston currently has over 6,500 active coronavirus cases, an increase from the last week.

Read more: Queues at Preston retail park on second weekend of national lockdown

Preston’s cases per 100,000 people in the last seven days currently stands at 466.0 which is an increase from last week.

See the latest coronavirus cases where you are by entering your postcode below

The average rate for England is currently 271.8 cases per 100,000 over the last seven days.

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