NO coronavirus-related deaths have been recorded at Salisbury District Hospital since Monday, it has confirmed.

The total of those who died at the hospital after testing positive for the virus remains at 45, and this total has not risen since April 26.

In England however, a further 445 hospital patients have fallen victim to the virus, 16 of them from the South West.

  • These official government figures are correct up to 2pm, April 29. However, they may change in the coming days; COVID-19 positive test results can take up to two days after death to be confirmed.