THIS interactive map reveals what number of coronavirus instances are in your space as the brand new mutant pressure continues to unfold.
Specialists have revealed that the brand new pressure is most prevalent within the South East and has been present in 57 areas across the UK.
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Information from Public Well being England (PHE) states that out of the 315 native areas in England, 285 have seen an increase in case charges and 30 have seen a fall.
The information accounts for instances between December 19 and 22 and exhibits that Thurrock in Essex has the best price in England, with 2,192 new instances recorded within the seven days to December 18 – the equal of 1257.3 instances per 100,000 individuals.
That is up steeply from 512.2 within the seven days to December 11.
Components of Essex have been moved into Tier 4 on the weekend after a spike in instances and an infection are considered rising in Tier 4 areas as a result of new pressure, generally known as VUI-202012/01.
Havering in London has the second highest price, up from 597.2 to 1190.9, with 3,091 new instances.
Epping Forest in Essex is in third place, the place the speed has risen from 507.3 to 1146.6, with 1,510 new instances.
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Specialists at PHE final evening revealed the complete extent of the brand new pressure’s unfold, with instances in Liverpool, Leicester, Manchester, Birmingham and Bristol.
Areas close to the cities of Leeds, Oxford, Coventry and Cambridge additionally produced samples.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson is about to make one other announcement tonight, simply days earlier than Christmas.
Each medics and ministers met final evening to debate the brand new pressure.
The Tier assessment was as a result of be reviewed on December 30, however fears the mutant pressure is now “in every single place” meant it was introduced ahead.
The Solar understands a “Gold Command” assembly of public well being chiefs and ministers was assembly final evening to log out increasing the toughest lockdown measures past London and the South East.
Well being sources mentioned it could not have an effect on all of England “however there are a lot of areas that want more durable measures and are seeing dramatic instances numbers.”
ON THE RISE
Different elements of England which have additionally seen an increase in instances embody Rochford, Citadel Level and Brentwood.
That each day loss of life toll is the second-highest determine since Might and solely 5 in need of the 696 deaths posted on November 25, shortly after the second nationwide lockdown was introduced.
The figures have elevated by 37 per cent since final Tuesday’s determine of 506 fatalities.
And optimistic checks have additionally almost trebled since a fortnight in the past, when 12,282 instances have been recorded on December 8.
In the meantime the overall variety of Covid sufferers in hospital climbed to 18,080 – the best stage since April 22.
The hospitalisation determine peaked through the first wave at 21,683 on April 12.
As instances and hospitalisations proceed to rise, well being chiefs have warned anybody travelling from Tier 4 areas or Wales to self-isolate, flip away Christmas Day guests and “assume” they’ve the brand new Covid-19 variant.
Public well being administrators within the West Midlands and Higher Manchester requested individuals to self-isolate for 10 days if they’d travelled from London and areas of the South East.
In Liverpool Metropolis Area anybody who had travelled from London or the South East to the world was urged to get a coronavirus check.
Director of public well being for the Lancashire authority of Blackburn with Darwen Dominic Harrison advised BBC Lancashire anybody who had travelled from a Tier 4 space since final Wednesday ought to self-isolate for a minimum of 5 days.
The recommendation got here after scenes of individuals packing railway stations in London hours earlier than Tier 4 controls got here into drive at midnight on Sunday, prompting fears the extra infectious new variant might be unfold throughout the nation by the travellers.