Shaftesbury Records Highest Number Of Covid Infections Since Pandemic Began

33 new covid-19 infections were recorded in Shaftesbury over the seven days to 9th August.

That is the highest number of cases reported in the town since the pandemic began.

The number of patients with covid-19 being admitted to Salisbury District Hospital has increased slightly but admission levels remain significantly lower than during the first lockdown.

We have the latest data for all the Shaftesbury-area parishes in our report.