FIGURES show 10 new cases of Covid-19 recorded in Worcestershire since yesterday.

Public Health England (PHE) figures show that 38 people had been confirmed as testing positive for Covid-19 as of Tuesday (March 24) in Worcestershire, up from 28 on Monday.

On March 23 a patient died at the Alexandra Hospital in Redditch, with another dying on March 24 at Worcestershire Royal Hospital.

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However, many more people are showing symptoms of the virus as only those showing severe symptoms have been tested.

According to PHE National there have been 8,077 cases overall, 422 deaths with 135 patients who have recovered.