Public Health England

South Ribble and Ribble Valley in England’s top five fastest rising infection rates

Two of the five fastest rising infection rates in England can currently be found in areas bordering Preston. Ribble Valley‘s infection rate has more than doubled, while South Ribble‘s has […]

12 months ago
Preston and South Ribble coronavirus infection rates tumble as Christmas restrictions rumours surface

Dawn breaking over Preston on Thursday 18 November Pic: Tony Worrall Preston has tumbled out of the top 50 places for high coronavirus infection rates for the first time in months. The city saw 76 new cases confirmed for Wednesday (18 […]

1 year ago
Latest coronavirus cases for Preston and South Ribble as PHE make major data change

Walking through Preston city centre with face masks on Pic: Paul Melling Latest coronavirus cases have been released for Preston and South Ribble. Public Health England has announced a major update to how they record positive Covid-19 tests. The new method, implemented […]

2 years ago
Some areas of Preston and South Ribble seeing decrease in coronavirus cases

Interactive coronavirus cases map. Multiple areas of Preston and South Ribble have reported a decrease in coronavirus cases in their latest figures. Bamber Bridge West, Moor Park and Preston City Centre amongst others have […]

2 years ago
Advertisement Advertisement Latest figures show where Preston’s coronavirus infection rate ranks in England’s top 20

A woman wears a face mask as she makes her way through Preston's rain Pic: Paul Melling Preston remains in England’s top 20 places for coronavirus infections according to the latest data. The city’s Covid-19 infection rate for the seven days to October 25, according to Press […]

2 years ago
Preston’s latest coronavirus infection rate ranking as government updates ‘shielding advice’

The Preston Covid-19 testing centre close to the University of Central Lancashire campus Pic: Blog Preston Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has increased slightly week-on-week as the city prepares for the beginning of the new ‘high’ alert level of restrictions. The latest league table of local authority […]

2 years ago
What Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire’s coronavirus restrictions are under the new Local COVID alert level

Preston and South Ribble, along with the rest of Lancashire, will see amended coronavirus restrictions from Wednesday (14 October). The government today confirmed the introduction of its ‘three tier system’ […]

2 years ago
79 new Preston coronavirus cases and where city ranks in England infection rates

A view of Preston's skyline with Beeston Manor in the foreground Pic: Mick Gardner Preston’s coronavirus infection rate has increased further with 79 new cases recorded for Thursday (8 October). The city area remains the second-highest Covid-19 rate in Lancashire, with 327.7 infections per […]

2 years ago
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