Highest Yorkshire coronavirus death toll increase in ten days

The death toll from coronavirus in Yorkshire has increased by 29 - the highest in the past ten days.

The figure for deaths in the region from coronavirus now stands at 2,394.

There were three new deaths recorded in Leeds and four new deaths in Mid Yorkshire.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

The full figures for new deaths announced in Saturday's figures are:


Airedale NHS Foundation Trust - 1

Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - 0

Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust - 0

Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 4

Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust - 0

Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 5

Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust - 2

Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust - 2

Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust - 0

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust - 3

Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust - 4

Northern Lincolnshire and Goole NHS Foundation Trust - 0

Rotherham, Doncaster and South Humber NHS Foundation Trust - 0

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust - 2

Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust - 0

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 4

South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust - 0

York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - 2

A message from the Editor:

Thank you for reading this story on our website. These are challenging times but the team at the Yorkshire Evening Post need your support more than ever in the weeks ahead.

While I have your attention, I also have an important request to make of you. In order for us to continue to provide high quality and trusted local news on this free-to-read site, I am asking you - wherever possible and providing it is safe for you to do so - to also please purchase a copy of our newspaper.

Inevitably falling advertising revenues will start to have an impact on local newspapers and the way we continue to work during this period of uncertainty. So the support of our readers has never been more important as we try to make sure that we keep you connected with the city you live in during this time. But being your eyes and ears comes at a price. We need your support more than ever to buy our newspapers during this crisis.

Our team of trusted reporters are working incredibly hard behind the scenes - from kitchen tables and spare bedrooms - to look at how we can do this and your continued support to the YEP will help to protect its viability in the days and weeks ahead.

For more details on our subscription offers please visit www.localsubsplus.co.uk/YEP, email [email protected] or call us on 0330 4033004

Thank you

Laura Collins