Number of Covid-19 cases in Harborough have doubled in a week - but the figure is still the lowest in Leicestershire

Harborough’s infection rate is still below the national average

Wednesday, 21st April 2021, 9:30 am

The number of Covid-19 cases in Harborough have doubled in a week.

Some 22 people tested positive for the coronavirus across the district in the seven days up until Monday (April 19).

That was up from 11 the week before - but Harborough’s figure is still the lowest in Leicestershire.

Some 22 people tested positive for the coronavirus across the district in the seven days up until Monday (April 19).

All but one of the 22 most recent cases were in people aged under 60.

Harborough’s infection rate per 100,000 now stands at 21.3 – below the national average.