One further Wirral coronavirus death has been confirmed by NHS England today, taking the number of Covid-19 fatalities in Wirral NHS Hospitals to 183.
The death occurred on March 18 but has only now been included in official figures.
A further 209 people, who tested positive for the Coronavirus (Covid-19) have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 23,358.
Patients were aged between 40 and 99 years old. 12 of the 209 patients (aged between 55 and 97 years old) had no known underlying health condition.
Their families have been informed.
Today's Globe chart, built using up-to-date NHS England data, shows that the number of deaths occurring each day in hospitals continues to fall.
Daily occurrences have gradually decreased on 16 of the past 17 days, with only a marginal increase on May 4.