Thirteen coronavirus cases recorded in Milton Keynes today

There were thirteen new coronavirus cases were recorded in Milton Keynes today (2/6), according to the latest data.

It brings the total number of people tested positive in Milton Keynes since the start of the pandemic to 20,402 - of which 102 were in the past seven days.

The 7-day case rate in Milton Keynes slightly increased to 34.5 cases per 100,000 people where it was previously at 33.0 cases per 100,000 people. 

This is still above the national average of 32.1 cases per 100,000 people.

Nationally, there was an additional 4,330 people who tested positive yesterday, with 12 deaths within 28 days of a positive test.

148,832 local people have had their first dose of the vaccine and 87,503 people are now fully vaccinated.