Weekly coronavirus cases highest since May after sharp rise in positive tests
Written by on 10 September 2020
There has been a 43% increase in the weekly number of coronavirus cases in England, according to new figures.
In the seven days to 2 September, a total of 9,864 new people tested positive for COVID-19.
This is the highest weekly number since the government’s Test and Trace scheme was launched at the end of May.