Shaftesbury’s Covid-19 Case Rate Is Currently A Quarter Of The English Average

Once again, there has been a weekly increase in coronavirus cases reported across Dorset and Wiltshire.

Our report brings you the latest case rates and the number of new infections recorded for Shaftesbury and the neighbouring villages. As you’ll hear, the case rate in Shaftesbury remains around a quarter of the English average. The lowest case rate is in the area that includes Motcombe.

There have been just a handful of coronavirus patients admitted to Salisbury District Hospital so far during this wave.