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We must remember that Covid is still around

With the number of Covid cases rising slightly this week, it's a reminder that it's still around and to keep up the good habits to help infections stay low.

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Promising start to route out of lockdown

The number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Brighton & Hove continues to fall as lockdown measures ease. It is essential to keep following the safety guidance to stop the virus spreading again.

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Stay Covid safe this Easter weekend

The number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the city came down again last week but Alistair Hill, director of public health, warns that Covid could spread as people begin to mix again.

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Rates of Covid start to slow in Brighton & Hove

The first signs that lockdown is working are reflected in latest data showing 1,438 confirmed new cases of Covid-19 in the city in the seven days up to 15 January - a 36% decrease per 100,000 residents from the previous week.

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Rates of Covid continue to rise in Brighton & Hove

The number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Brighton & Hove has more than doubled since the current national lockdown started on 26 December. The city now has more confirmed cases per 100,000 than England and the rest of the South East.

In the seven days up to 8 January, based on data published on 13 January, there were 2244 confirmed new Covid-19 cases in Brighton & Hove which is an 18% increase per 100,000 residents from the previous week.

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 Scam alert – Covid-19 vaccinations

Scam alert – Covid-19 vaccinations

Please ignore anyone asking for payments for vaccinations. It's a scam. The national vaccination programme is being run by the NHS. Nobody else. And it is free.