Category Archives: Health & wellbeing

The infection rate and hospital admissions have reduced, the death rate has increased in Kirklees

Kirklees COVID-19 data update

Over the past week, Kirklees’ Covid-19 infection rate for all residents is down by 14 per cent. The rate of new infections in Kirklees is still below the national average but remains high. Over the same period, there were 7 Covid-19 related deaths in local hospitals, which is higher than the previous week. The number of people admitted to hospital

Read more

New precautions to tackle Omicron variant

The government has today (27 November 2021) announced extra precautions to tackle the Omicron variant. The new measures affect residents in Kirklees: Face coverings are to be made compulsory on public transport and in shops. Contacts of people who have tested positive for the omicon variant will now need to isolate. Extra restrictions and testing for anyone travelling to the UK. Further

Read more
« Older Entries