Three coronavirus cases recorded in Milton Keynes today

There were three coronavirus cases recorded in Milton Keynes today, according to the latest data.

It brings the total number of people tested positive in Milton Keynes since the start of the pandemic to 20,136 - of which 31 were in the past seven days.

The 7-day case rate in Milton Keynes has fallen slightly from 21.2 cases per 100,000 people yesterday to 17.8 cases per 100,000 people today.

This is lower than the national average of 22.6 cases per 100,000 people.

Nationally, there was an additional 1,946 people tested positive today, with four death 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.

Meanwhile, 34,667,904 people have now had a first dose of the vaccine and 15,630,007 have been given a second dose across the country.