Majority of areas in Preston and South Ribble have seen increases in coronavirus cases in the past week

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Current coronavirus cases map.
Current coronavirus cases map.

Most places in Preston and South Ribble have seen an increase in Covid-19 cases in the last week.


However, some places such as Longton and Walmer Bridge, Leyland South West and Preston City Centre have decreased.

St Matthew’s  , Cadley and College and New Longton and Hutton saw over double the amount of cases from the previous week.

Read more: Preston and South Ribble’s latest coronavirus infection rates as concern grows around those who left tier-4 areas

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

Below is the full list of positive cases by area from 9 December to 16 December. Figures for the previous week (3 December to 9 December) are shown in brackets.

Ashton-on-Ribble and Larches – 35 (27)
Bamber Bridge East – 18 (6)
Bamber Bridge West – 11 (3)
Brookfield and Holme Slack – 24 (34)
Broughton and Wychnor – 18 (12)
Cadley and College – 30 (10)
Farington – 10 (18)
Frenchwood and Fishwick – 28 (15)
Fulwood – 21 (24)
Gregson Lane and Coupe Green – 13 (10)
Grimsargh and Goosnargh – (17)
Haslam Park – 12 (8)
Ingol – 14 (14)
Lea and Marina – 19 (11)
Leyland North – 15 (12)
Leyland South East and Buckshaw Village – 10 (8)
Leyland South West – 6 (10)
Longsands – 23 (11)
Longton and Walmer Bridge – 10 (12)
Lostock Hall – 18 (8)
Lower Penwortham North – 12 (7)
Lower Penwortham South – 15 (6)
Moor Park – 19 (7)
New Longton and Hutton – 18 (6)
Penwortham North – 5 (11)
Penwortham South – 7 (6)
Plungington and University – 30 (23)
Preston City Centre – 29 (34)
St George’s – 8 (6)
St Matthew’s – 27 (7)
Walton-le-Dale – 10 (22)

Preston’s cases per 100,000 over the last seven-days is currently 250.1 which is an increase from previous data.

Read more: Public health chief says new Covid variant highly likely to already be in Lancashire

England’s cases per 100,000 over the last seven-days stands at 299.2 which is also up from previous data.

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