THERE has been no coronavirus deaths in Dorset hospitals in three weeks.

The last death came on July 13 and it means the total for the county remains at 156.

68 of these deaths have come at the Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals, while 48 people have died at Poole Hospital.

24 people have died at the Dorset County Hospital and 16 have died under the care of the Dorset Healthcare University Trust.

In hospitals across England, 12 more people died, taking the total to 29,303.