TWO further coronavirus-related deaths have been reported at Airedale Hospital over the weekend, bringing the total number of casualties so far to 80.

In today's announcement, a statement from NHS England said: A further 204 people, who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 21,384.

"Patients were aged between 26 and 101 years old and three of the 204 patients (aged between 41 and 58 years old) had no known underlying health condition.

Their families have been informed.

In the Bradford district a total of 148 deaths have been recorded at Bradford Royal Infirmary, two at Bradford Care Trust and two at Airedale, bringing the number to 230 so far.

Nationally, preliminary figures released today have recorded 229 more COVID-19 deaths, taking the UK's official fatality count so far to 28,661.