THERE have been two further Covid-19 deaths recorded in the district’s hospitals over the past three days.

Both deaths were recorded on Saturday, with one each at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust and Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

The death at Airedale occurred on September 16, with Bradford’s occurring on September 17.

It means there have now been 975 hospital Covid deaths in the district, 693 at Bradford Teaching Hospitals. 280 at Airedale and two at Bradford District Care NHS Foundation Trust.

Nationally, there have now been 92,180 deaths in hospital from Covid-19.

Elsewhere in West Yorkshire, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust recorded two deaths on Saturday, taking the total number there to 558.

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