Two new Omicron strains are causing a rise in Covid-19 cases in South Africa and UK health officials are watching closely.
Three further deaths have sadly been recorded in the area.
Cases of new Covid-19 variant Omicron XE have doubled in a fortnight with most in the south and east of England, but is this sharp rise a concern?
Coronavirus cases have dropped in the area but far fewer people have taken tests.
Five further covid deaths have been recorded in South Kesteven and Rutland.
Eight further covid deaths have been recorded in South Kesteven and Rutland.
Covid-19 jabs are being made available at a town centre venue for children aged five to 11.
People will be able to get their spring covid booster jab at a walk-in vaccination clinic.
Access to free Covid tests has been significantly scaled back despite cases rising - but who still gets free coronavirus tests under the new rules?
Covid-19 vaccine appointments are to be available to all children from Saturday as the national roll-out extends to youngsters next week.
More people have died of covid in the area as cases continue to rise.
Government ministers have issued new guidance for people after lifting Covid-19 restrictions.
Covid cases are surging and access to free lateral flow tests is being scaled back but with days to go confusion reigns over the plans.
Cases of tuberculosis are on the rise and health officials are concerned people may be mistaking their symptoms for coronavirus.
Covid-19 vaccinations are available during a day-long session in Bourne.