ANOTHER 23 people who tested positive for coronavirus in Wirral hospitals have died, NHS England has confirmed.
The figure, registered between April 9 and 13, takes the number of Covid-19-related deaths in the borough to 100.
NHS England said The total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England now stands at 11,005.
A statement read:"A further 667 people, who tested positive for the Coronavirus (Covid-19) have died.
"Patients were aged between 17 and 101 years old. 40 of the 667 patients (aged between 37 and 98 years old) had no known underlying health condition.
"Their families have been informed."