Two new coronavirus deaths in Yorkshire according to latest figures

A total of two new coronavirus deaths have been recorded in Yorkshire according to latest figures.

The death toll in Yorkshire from coronavirus now stands at 2,865.

One person died at Hull University Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust on Friday, July 10.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

One person died at Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust on Saturday, July 11.

Leeds General Infirmary.

Reported deaths are often lower than average after weekends due to delays in recording.

A total of 20 deaths across the county have been recorded since this time last week.

______________________________________________________

Editor’s note:

First and foremost - and rarely have I written down these words with more sincerity - I hope this finds you well.

Almost certainly you are here because you value the quality and the integrity of the journalism produced by The Yorkshire Post’s journalists - almost all of which live alongside you in Yorkshire, spending the wages they earn with Yorkshire businesses - who last year took this title to the industry watchdog’s Most Trusted Newspaper in Britain accolade.

And that is why I must make an urgent request of you: as advertising revenue declines, your support becomes evermore crucial to the maintenance of the journalistic standards expected of The Yorkshire Post. If you can, safely, please buy a paper or take up a subscription. We want to continue to make you proud of Yorkshire’s National Newspaper but we are going to need your help.

Postal subscription copies can be ordered by calling 0330 4030066 or by emailing [email protected] Vouchers, to be exchanged at retail sales outlets - our newsagents need you, too - can be subscribed to by contacting subscriptions on 0330 1235950 or by visiting www.localsubsplus.co.uk where you should select The Yorkshire Post from the list of titles available.

If you want to help right now, download our tablet app from the App / Play Stores. Every contribution you make helps to provide this county with the best regional journalism in the country.

Sincerely. Thank you.

James Mitchinson