Coronavirus: UK Hospital Deaths Rise by 813, Taking Total to 20,319

Another 813 people have died in UK hospitals after testing positive for coronavirus, the Department of Health has said, taking the total to 20,319.

The majority of those deaths – 18,084 are in England.

Scotland’s daily figures showed that another 47 people have died there, taking the total to 1,231.

Wales has reported a further 23 deaths, giving a total of 774, and Northern Ireland’s hospital deaths have increased by 16 to 294.