The Wealden Covid-19 death toll has risen to 126.
Latest data released by the Officie for National Statistics (ONS) shows one person died in the week to September 4 – in a care home.
Across the whole of Wealden, there were 20 deaths from all causes, the lowest weekly total this year.
Lab-confirmed cases of Covid-19 are increasing in the Uckfield area and Wealden as a whole at a time when local people are reporting problems in getting a test. See report here
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.
The number of deaths in Wealden is generally updated on a Wednesday and for Uckfield and surrounding villages on a monthly basis.