Merseyside's hospitals have once again recorded no further deaths from coronavirus across our region.
The latest hospital deaths figures released by NHS England recorded six new hospital deaths from the virus across the whole country – but none at any hospitals across Merseyside or the entire North West.
The highest number of new hospital coronavirus deaths were recorded in the South East, which saw four new deaths, followed by the North East and Yorkshire region which recorded two new additional deaths.
Public health bosses in Liverpool have implemented measures to try and stamp out community outbreaks of coronavirus and have warned that the situation is likely to " get worse before it gets better".
In Merseyside, the current hospital death totals for coronavirus are as follows:
Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust – 4
Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust – 4
Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – 19
Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (The Royal Liverpool, Aintree and Broadgreen hospitals) – 473
Mersey Care NHS Foundation Trust – 3
Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust – 151
St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust – 209
The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust – 10
Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – 238
Warrington and Halton Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust – 137
An NHS England spokesperson said: "A further six people who tested positive for the coronavirus (Covid-19) have died.
"Patients were aged between 65 and 93 years old. All had known underlying health conditions and their families have been informed.
"The total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals is 29,419."