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The latest coronavirus and vaccination figures for South Kesteven and Rutland

Covid-19 infection rates across the country are at the highest point in months following a surge in cases.

In South Kesteven, 535 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the eight days leading up to today (July 21).

The seven-day infection rate for the district stands at 331.4 compared with the national average of 472.3 per every 100,000 people.

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Bourne currently has the highest infection rate in the area with 95 cases in the town. Stamford has 52 cases while Market Deeping has 25.

No new deaths have been recorded in the district in the past couple of months.

In Rutland, Covid-19 cases in the county are at the highest point since the outbreak at Stocken Prison in February.

A total of 163 new coronavirus cases have been recorded bringing the number of people who have tested positive in the county throughout the pandemic to 2,089.

The number of people who have died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 in the county remains at 65.

A total of 82,793,310 vaccinations have been administered across the county, with 88.1 per cent of adults receiving their first dose and a further 69.1 per cent having had their second.

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