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Preston drops out of England’s top 10 infection rates as Prime Minister receives first coronavirus jab

Boris Johnson receives his first coronavirus vaccine Pic: Downing Street Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has dropped out of England’s top 10 hotspots. New cases confirmed for Friday (19 March) saw the city record 17 new cases. South Ribble saw just […]

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Preston sees single-digit rise in new Covid cases for first time in months as Prime Minister addresses vaccine supply concerns

Sunset over Preston Marina on Thursday 18 March Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus cases recorded just a single-digit rise. The city remains in England’s highest infection rate areas but only eight new cases is one of the lowest daily totals in […]

3 years ago
South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rate week-on-week rise continues, Preston remains in England top 10 and warning over Covid vaccine supply from late March

The Covid vaccination queuing area outside Preston Bus Station and opposite the NHS hub in St John's Pic: Tony Worrall South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rate has increased with its second week-on-week rise in a row. Latest figures show for Wednesday (17 March) Preston recorded 16 new cases. South Ribble saw […]

3 years ago
South Ribble sees Covid infection rate rise, Preston remains in England top 10 and new Philippines coronavirus variant found in England

Clouds and sunset at Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate continues to remain within the highest infection rates in England. New cases confirmed for Tuesday (16 March) showed the city recorded 25 new Covid cases – […]

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Preston’s coronavirus rate rises and Prime Minister insists Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine is safe to have

A tribute to key workers in Avenham and Miller Park with spring colours Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has risen and the city remains in the top 10 areas of England for infection rates. Latest confirmed coronavirus cases show 28 new cases reported in […]

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Preston and South Ribble’s Covid infection rates upturn during early March and legal battle begins to open indoor hospitality venues earlier than roadmap dates

Daffodils in Miller Park Pic: Tony Worrall Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rates have both trended upwards in the latest figures. Blog Preston has been tracking the infection rates since late October last year and after […]

3 years ago
Preston’s coronavirus infection rate sees small rise and now third highest in England

Choppy waters at Preston Docks Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has increased very slightly as it remains within the highest infection rates in England. New Covid cases for Friday (12 March) recorded in Preston were 29. […]

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Preston’s Covid infection rate remains in England’s top 10 as Ribble Valley sees a sharp rise

The Harris and looking towards the Town Hall in Preston city centre Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate remains amongst the highest in England as another area of Lancashire is showing a rapidly rising infection rate. New confirmed cases for Thursday (11 March) showed […]

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