Scarborough borough coronavirus infection rate drops to lowest level since October

Scarborough’s coronavirus infection rate has dropped to its lowest level since October.

By Carl Gavaghan, Local Democracy Reporting Service
Monday, 1st February 2021, 10:10 am

The borough’s seven day infection rate per 100,000 people in Scarborough now stands at 109, down from 132 a week ago.

It is the lowest level for the borough since October 20, though Scarborough is still averaging 17 new cases every day and 117 in total over the last week.

The average rate for England is 280 while in North Yorkshire it is 164.

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The seven day infection rate per 100,000 people in Scarborough now stands at 109.

Mobile testing facilities will be available in Whitby, Scarborough and Filey this week.

To see the locations and to book a test visit www.northyorks.gov.uk/book-coronavirus-covid-19-test.

William Street Coach Park in Scarborough is still offering testing seven days a week from 8am until 8pm.