ONE more person has died with Covid-19 at the University Hospitals Dorset Trust – the only new death recorded in the south west.

The death came on March 26 and means a total of 728 people have died with Covid-19 at UHD since the start of the pandemic.

A total of 110 people have died at the Dorset County Hospital and 73 people have died at the Dorset Healthcare Trust.

Across England, a further 40 people died with the virus in hospital, taking the total to 86,234.

The deaths date back to December 19 with the most, 13, coming in the Midlands.