Shaftesbury Records Highest Local Covid-19 Rates Of The Pandemic

The latest coronavirus case rates for Shaftesbury reveal the highest number of new infections reported in our town since the pandemic began.

But as you will hear from our report, Shaftesbury’s case rate remains lower than the English average. We have the statistic for all our local communities. There are still far fewer covid-related deaths and hospitalisations when rates are compared with the period before the vaccination roll-out.