THERE have been no new coronavirus related deaths recorded in Worcestershire's hospitals.

Latest figures from NHS England show there have been 290 deaths from coronavirus in the Worcestershire Acute Hospitals NHS Trust.

This is compared to 29 in the Worcestershire Health and Care NHS Trust.

The daily figures show there have been no new deaths in either trust as of 5pm on October 28.

This means there have been at least 544 deaths in Worcestershire in all settings.

Nationally, a further 192 people, who tested positive for the Coronavirus have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 32,484.

Patients were aged between 27 and 101 years old. All except one (aged 63) had known underlying health conditions.

Date of death ranges from 27 March to 28 October 2020, with the majority being on or after 25 October.

Their families have been informed.