Liverpool City Region COVID-19 Updates - 2020-10-30

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This page last updated on 31 October 2020

10 Downing Street Covid19 National Press Conference

PRIME Minister Boris Johnson has addressed the nation about new 4 week lockdown measures due to imposed for England... But unlike the restrictions back in March, Schools, Colleges and Universities will stay open. After 2 December 2020, the restrictions would be eased and Regions will go back to the new 3 Tiered system, he said.  Also on the Eve of the furlough scheme ending, with Rishi Sunak said he wouldn’t extend it, now we hear that the Government will extend furlough payments at 80% to December and for the duration of the new national lockdown measures. Under the new restrictions in England:-

 People are to stay at home unless they have a specific reason to leave, such as work which cannot be done from home and education.

 People are allowed to exercise outdoors alone, with their household or with 1 other person.

 Meeting indoors or in private gardens will not be allowed.

 Pubs, bars, restaurants and non-essential retail across the nation will close, but takeaways and click and collect shopping can remain open.

 Leisure and entertainment venues, including gyms, will also close again.

 Construction sites and manufacturing workplaces can remain open.

 People are still allowed to form support bubbles.

 Children can move between homes if their parents are separated.

 People are not being asked to resume shielding, but the clinically vulnerable people are asked to be "especially careful."

You can play the full press briefing and also address via the YouTube video below:-

Total UK cases COVID19 cases in and around Liverpool City Region

THE total number of UK Coronavirus (Covid19) infections that have been laboratory confirmed, within the UK, has risen by:- 21,915 cases and the total number now stand at:- 1,011,660, that includes tests carried out by commercial partners which are not included in the 4 National totals.

THE total number of Covid19 associated UK fatalities added to the total, was sadly reported to be:-
326, within 28 days of positive test, according to the Department of Health. The total number of deaths of people who have had a positive test result confirmed by a Public Health or NHS laboratory is:- 46,555, within 28 days of positive test. Deaths with Covid19 on the death certificate:- 58,925.

The number of Covid19 patients currently in UK Hospitals:-
10,918. The current number of Covid19 patients currently in mechanical ventilation beds in UK Hospitals:- 978. Daily number of Covid19 patients admitted to UK Hospitals:- 1,444.

In England, there are a total of:-
858,444 confirmed cases. North West - total of:- 214,817 confirmed cases.

The number of laboratory confirmed cases within the Liverpool City Region are as follows:-

Area and number of confirmed cases:- Risen by:-


Tier 3

 LIVERPOOL City Region

Liverpool, 19,099 confirmed cases.


Halton, 3,505 confirmed cases.


Knowsley, 6,331 confirmed cases. 83
Sefton, 8,129 confirmed cases.


St. Helens, 5,746 confirmed cases


Wirral, 8,045 confirmed cases.


Colour Key:- 0  1 to 10 11 to 20 21 to 30  31 to 40 41 to 50 51 to100 100 over  

The number of laboratory confirmed cases within Local Authorities around the Liverpool City Region are as follows:-


 Blackburn with Darwen, 6,479 confirmed cases.

 Blackpool, 3,708 confirmed cases.

 Bolton, 10,484 confirmed cases.

 Bury, 6,504 confirmed cases.

 Cheshire East, 6,157 confirmed cases.

 Cheshire West and Chester, 5,838 confirmed cases.

 Lancashire, 33,111 confirmed cases.

 Manchester, 20,412 confirmed cases.

 Oldham, 9,672 confirmed cases.

  Preston, 4,967 confirmed cases.

8,385 confirmed cases.

 Salford, 8,611 confirmed cases.

7,243 confirmed cases.

7,154 confirmed cases.

6,285 confirmed cases.

5,984 confirmed cases.

10,914 confirmed cases..



Daily reported Covid19 deaths are now measured across the UK as deaths that occurred within 28 days of the 1st laboratory confirmed positive Covid19 test.   Daily and cumulative numbers of COVID19 patients admitted to Hospital. Data are not updated every day by all 4 nations and the figures are not comparable as Wales include suspected COVID19 patients while the other nations include only confirmed cases.

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