Figures have revealed the North East areas with the highest number of coronavirus cases in a week.

The 13 North East areas with the highest number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in a week

Government figures have revealed the North East areas with the most confirmed Covid-19 cases in one week as positive tests rise in the region.

These are the 13 areas in the North East with the most new cases of coronavirus recorded between Friday, August 28 and Thursday, September 3, according to official data. The figures are based on tests carried out in laboratories (pillar one of the Government’s testing programme) and in the wider community (pillar two). Pictures are for illustrative purposes only.

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