THERE have been no further deaths involving coronavirus in Dorset hospitals, latest figures show.

Data released by NHS England detail that nobody else has died with coronavirus in the county’s hospitals since the three deaths that occurred on November 11 and 12.

As a result of this, Dorset's coronavirus hospital death totals throughout the pandemic remain at 90 for Poole Hospital, 78 for The Royal Bournemouth Hospital, 25 for Dorset County Hospital and 23 for the Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust.

A further 132 people, who tested positive for Covid-19 have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 36,322.

Patients were aged between 45 and 100 years old. 

All except one (aged 69) had known underlying health conditions.