Covid-19 cases in Preston and South Ribble, ranked lowest to highest by area

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Covid-19 cases map to 25 February 2021

New data from the government reveals the areas in Preston and South Ribble with the least Covid-19 cases.


Of the 32 areas covered by Blog Preston, Penwortham South recorded the lowest number of positive cases in the seven days to 25 February, with three. Longsands had four, and Fulwood six.

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Ribbleton registered 34, the highest number of cases.

Read morePreston residents unable to work from home urged to get regular Covid tests

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 18 February to 25 February, from lowest to highest. Figures for the previous week (11 February to 18 February) are shown in brackets.

Penwortham South – 3 (5)
Longsands – 4 (13)
Fulwood – 6 (10)
Lower Penwortham North – 7 (9)
New Longton and Hutton – 7 (7)
Bamber Bridge West – 8 (13)
Lostock Hall – 8 (14)
Broughton and Wychnor – 9 (30)
Leyland North – 9 (8)
Lower Penwortham South – 9 (10)
Walton-le-Dale – 10 (10)
Bamber Bridge East – 11 (17)
Cadley and College – 11 (6)
Gregson Lane and Coupe Green – 11 (2)
Moor Park – 11 (8)
Longton and Walmer Bridge – 12 (11)
Ingol – 13 (18)
Haslam Park – 14 (21)
Leyland South West – 14 (16)
St George’s – 14 (6)
Farington – 15 (14)
Grimsargh and Goosnargh – 15 (16)
Lea and Marina – 15 (5)
Leyland South East and Buckshaw Village – 16 (6)
Ashton-on-Ribble and Larches – 17 (15)
Frenchwood and Fishwick – 18 (22)
Penwortham North – 18 (8)
Plungington and University – 21 (25)
Preston City Centre – 22 (19)
St Matthew’s – 24 (33)
Brookfield and Holme Slack – 29 (34)
Ribbleton – 34 (44)

Preston’s infection rate is currently the ninth highest in England at 178.9 cases per 100,000 people for the seven days to February 26, down from 231.3 cases per 100,000 people for the seven days to February 19.

Read morePreston and South Ribble latest coronavirus infection rate as Downing Street steps in on school face mask guidance

See the latest coronavirus cases and information below for where you live

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