There was one more coronavirus death recorded over the latest weekly period in East Hampshire.

A total of 273 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus dashboard was updated on October 6 (Thursday) – up from 272 on September 8.

They were among 24,632 deaths recorded across the South East.

The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in East Hampshire.

A total of 167,176 deaths were recorded throughout England by October 6 (Thursday) – up from 166,623 last week.