9 coronavirus cases recorded throughout Milton Keynes yesterday

9 new coronavirus cases were recorded in Milton Keynes yesterday (30/5), according to the latest data.

It brings the total number of people tested positive in Milton Keynes since the start of the pandemic to 20,361 - of which 64 were in the past seven days.

The 7-day case rate in Milton Keynes slightly increased to 23.8 cases per 100,000 people where it was previously at 23.4 cases per 100,000 people. 

This still remains below the national average of 27 cases per 100,000 people.

Nationally, there was an additional 3,240 people who tested positive yesterday, with 6 deaths within 28 days of a positive test.

These deaths did not take place in Milton Keynes, meaning the city's total COVID-linked death toll still stands at 463 since the start of the pandemic.

147,267 local people have had their first dose of the vaccine and 85,141 people are now fully vaccinated.