Coronavirus cases increase in most local areas


The latest figures have been released showing that most local areas have seen an increase in Covid-19 cases compared to the previous week.

The map, produced by Public Health England, has been updated to show where the new coronavirus cases have been recorded during the 7 day period ending December 4th.

The map breaks down areas by 'middle super output areas' and shows that the infection rate in most parts of Wilmslow have increased and in Alderley Edge and Chelford cases have doubled.

These latest figures from Public Health England show the number of cases during the 7 day period and the infection rate per 100,000 people.

• Alderley Edge and Chelford – 22 265.8 (100%)

• Handforth and Dean Row – 8 73.6 (20%)

• Mobberley, Plumley and High Legh – 13 108.6 (-48%)

• Wilmslow Town – 4 51.3 (33.3%)

• Lacey Green and Wilmslow Park - 7 106 (40%)

• Fulshaw Park and Lindow - 8 110.7 (0%)

• Prestbury and Adlington - 6 117.3 (100%)

% = change from previous 7 day period.

During this seven day period, Cheshire East had 393 cases, which represents a 20.1% decrease on the previous 7 days. The infection rate per 100,000 is 102.3.



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Lynne Prescott
Wednesday 16th December 2020 at 3:50 pm
what happened in Alderley edge - you were doing so well!

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