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Chart shows Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates throughout February as Chancellor unveils major new grants for lockdown businesses

Sunset over the Preston Marina on a sunny weekend in the city Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate is continuing to show concerning trends. At Blog Preston we’ve been tracking how the daily infection rate has been changing since late October in the city […]

9 months ago
Preston’s and South Ribble’s latest coronavirus infection rates as government confirms next vaccine priority groups

An empty Preston Market canopy area in Preston city centre: Tony Worrall Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has remained amongst the highest in England as the government confirmed the next group of priority people for the vaccine. The city’s new confirmed coronavirus cases […]

9 months ago
Preston’s coronavirus infection rate surges as UK’s Covid alert level is dropped

Preston's skyline along the River Ribble Pic: Tony Worrall Preston’s infection rate has spiked in the latest weekly figures and is now the third highest rate in England. The city has been in and out of England’s top 10 […]

9 months ago
Preston back in England’s top 10 Covid infection rate areas as roadmap details show ‘local lockdowns’ not ruled out

People out walking in Avenham and Miller Park during February 24 Pic: Tony Worrall Preston has moved back into England’s top 10 highest infection rate areas, as the Covid rate continues to fall but only very slightly. Latest data comes as the government launched […]

9 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Preston and South Ribble continue to see Covid infection rates fall as NHS app considered as a ‘vaccine passport’ option

Morning sky over Preston on Tuesday 23 February Pic: Tony Worrall Preston, South Ribble and the majority of Lancashire’s coronavirus infection rates are continuing to decline. New cases for Tuesday (23 February) showed Preston recorded 44 new cases. South Ribble saw […]

9 months ago
Preston re-enters England’s top 10 infection rate areas and reaction to lockdown 3 easing roadmap

Sunset at Preston Marina on Monday 22 February on the day the Prime Minister announced his lockdown easing roadmap Pic: Tony Worrall Preston has re-entered the top 10 infection rate areas in England – although the city’s Covid rate is continuing to fall. Latest figures come as the Prime Minister outlined the […]

9 months ago
Tracking Preston and South Ribble’s coronavirus infection rate fall as the Prime Minister prepares to outline roadmap out of lockdown

Preston's mass vaccination centre within the St John's Shopping Centre Pic: Mick Gardner Preston and Lancashire’s weekend coronavirus cases have been confirmed as the city continues to see its infection rate slide. The city has remained in and around the top 20 infection […]

10 months ago
Covid infection rates in Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire continue to fall as risk of school return ‘spike’ in cases raises pressure on Prime Minister

The mass vaccination hub in Preston city centre Pic: 70023venus2009 Preston’s new daily coronavirus cases remained the highest in Lancashire as the infection rates for the city and the county continue to fall. New confirmed cases for the city on […]

10 months ago
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