Coronavirus claims 10 lives

July 02 2020

CORONAVIRUS has claimed the lives of 10 people in Longwell Green and Hanham, according to the latest official figures.
An in-depth breakdown from the Office for National Statistics, released in June, shows deaths from every area in the country which involved Covid-19 in March, April and May.
The ONS has divided the country into small geographic areas, each with a population of around 7,500 people, and recorded how many people in each area died with coronavirus.
Nine virus-related deaths were recorded recorded in Longwell Green and Oldland Common and one in Hanham.
Cadbury Heath was also affected, with nine deaths in the north of the patch, which includes Bridgeyate, and another nine in the south, which includes North Common. Twenty six deaths were recorded in the three Kingswood areas.