A FURTHER 78 new positive coronavirus test results have been confirmed in Sedgemoor today according to the latest Government figures.
There were also large rises in North Somerset (113), Bath and North East Somerset (86), and Somerset West and Taunton (68).
Cases in South Somerset (40) and Mendip (31) took the daily total in Somerset to 416.
There have been 24,751 positive test results recorded in the county since the pandemic began.
The latest figures also show that, as of 9am this morning (Saturday), there had been a further 59,937 lab-confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK.
It brings the total number of cases in the UK to 3,017,409.
One million of those have been reported in the past three weeks.