Number of confirmed coronavirus cases rises to seven

Posted On 07 Mar 2020 at 6:36 pm

The pasta shelves at Tesco Holmbush yesterday. Picture by @DancingFishes on Twitter

The official number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Brighton and Hove has risen to seven this afternoon.

The figures, which are now being released with a local authority breakdown each afternoon, showed one more case in the city.

The data is correct as of 9am this morning. Meanwhile, the number of cases in the UK rose from 163 to 206.

No more information about the new case has been released.

Meanwhile, large supermarkets around the city have bare shelves now people have begun stockpiling toilet roll, pasta, rice, soap and hand sanitiser.

  1. brad Reply

    how many false-positives are/were there?

  2. penelope b-c Reply

    no toilet roll
    no quinoa
    no prosecco
    no organic bread
    no vege-mite

    book club and my extinction rebellion meetings wont happen now 🙁

  3. kelly Reply

    i couldnt get fags up whitehawk co-op

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