Four more Wealden residents have died from Covid-19 according to the latest weekly figures issued yesterday (December 1).
Two of the deaths were in hospital, one in a care home and the other in an hospice.
Four people died in the previous seven-day period and two in the seven days before that.
Data kept by this website shows that 139 Wealden people have died from the Coronavirus since the pandemic began in the spring.
The number of Covid-19 cases in Wealden, Uckfield and surrounding communities may have plateaued or be waning. See our story from Monday this week.
East Sussex is now in Tier 2 of the Covid-19 restrictions following the end of the England-wide lockdown.
Details of the restrictions here at the government website [external link]
The number of cases in Uckfield area communities is reported over a different period to the Wealden figures, as are some of the seven-day rolling averages. This is due to the timings of data releases.
This website maintains its own datasets to track Covid-19 in Uckfield, surrounding villages and Wealden more generally. Our statistics are generally taken from ONS data and other published Government sources..
We normally report cases each Monday, based on data up to 4pm the previous day, to allow seven-day comparisons to be made.
We generally update the number of deaths in Wealden on a Wednesday.