IT is now 10 days since the last new reported coronavirus deaths at any of the hospitals in the Bradford district.

NHS England announced in today's update that there were no further deaths reported from the COVID-19 virus at Bradford Royal Infirmary (BRI), Airedale General Hospital or Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust.

It means the total death toll at hospitals in the Bradford district remains at 347 - 236 at BRI, 109 at Airedale and two at Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust.

The last day any new deaths were reported at a hospital in the district was on Monday, August 3.

There were two new reported coronavirus deaths on that day, both of which were at BRI.

They happened on Saturday, August 1, and Sunday, August 2.

Today, NHS England announced five patients at hospitals in the North East and Yorkshire who tested positive for the coronavirus (COVID-19) have died.

Two of the deaths were in Yorkshire and the Humber, at Leeds General Infirmary (LGI).

They happened on Tuesday, August 4, and Monday, August 10.

There were an extra 13 deaths reported today across England, taking the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in the country to 29, 444.

Patients in today's update were aged between 49 and 90-years-old. 

All patients, except one aged 86-years-old, had underlying health conditions

Their families have been informed.