Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Ironbridge, Admaston & Higher Ercall

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 Telford and Wrekin

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

Between 25 May 2023 and 31 May 2023, there have been 176 tests. This shows a decrease of 34.6% compared to the previous 7 days.

Cases in Telford and Wrekin

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

Between 14 May 2023 and 20 May 2023, 0 - 2 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of 999999.0% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Telford and Wrekin

9,062 people had been given a spring booster by the end of 31 May 2023.

Healthcare in Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

Between 16 May 2023 and 22 May 2023, 10 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of 63.0% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 20 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 24 May 2023.

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 24 May 2023.

Deaths in West Midlands

Between 29 April 2023 and 5 May 2023, there have been 23 deaths with COVID-19 on the death certificate. This shows a decrease of 28.1% compared to the previous 7 days.