Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Brookfield & Holme Slack

This information comes from the UK Government.

This document explains the key statistics presented on the UK Coronavirus (COVID-19) Dashboard. It was last updated on .

Testing in Preston

Testing is where we do a test to see who has coronavirus. Some people are tested more than once.

Between 23 November 2022 and 29 November 2022, there have been 1,367 tests. This shows an increase of 30.2% compared to the previous 7 days.

Cases in Preston

A confirmed case is someone who has tested positive for coronavirus.

Between 20 November 2022 and 26 November 2022, 5 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows an increase of 150.0% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Preston

Vaccines are given in several doses.

109,995 people had been given a first dose by the end of 30 November 2022.

103,227 people had been given a second dose by the end of 30 November 2022.

74,879 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 30 November 2022.

Healthcare in Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

Between 22 November 2022 and 28 November 2022, 20 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -16.7% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 32 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 30 November 2022.

Some people in the hospital need to use a special device called a mechanical ventilator to help them breathe.

There was 1 coronavirus patient in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 30 November 2022.

Deaths in Preston

Between 20 November 2022 and 26 November 2022, there have been 0 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows a decrease of -100.0% compared to the previous 7 days.