Further Isle of Wight Covid cases confirmed

NEW cases of Covid-19 have been recorded on the Isle of Wight, according to the latest data.

Public Health England figures released today (Thursday) reveal three new cases.

Yesterday, there were seven new cases recorded, and six the day before.

It takes the Isle of Wight total, since the start of the pandemic, to 6,921.

The Island’s rolling rate per 100,000 people, in the seven days up to June 19, is 14.1.

It remains well below the UK rolling rate, which is 100.8.

The Isle of Wight has reached another Covid-19 vaccination milestone, with more than 100,000 Islanders having received their first dose.

Figures from NHS England published today show, with the rollout of the vaccine now reaching teenagers, 102,255 first doses have been put in the arms of Islanders.

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