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Latest figures show drop of Covid-19 cases in Somerset

THERE were 314 positive tests for Covid-19 in Sedgemoor in the latest seven day reporting period.

However that represents a decrease in the rate of infection on the previous week at 254.9 per 100,000 people.

And it is well below he national average of 401.4.

Infection rates also fell in Somerset’s three other districts.

Somerset West and Taunton was lowest with 266 cases while in Mendip the figure was 382 and in South Somerset 522.


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