Two further Covid-19 deaths were reported at Chesterfield Royal Hospital as 72 die in England hospitals

Another two patients sadly died at Chesterfield Royal Hospital after testing positive for Covid-19 bringing the total to 126.

NHS England figures released today show one patient died on June 5 and one on June 6.

A further 72 people, who tested positive for the Coronavirus (Covid-19) have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 27,431.

Patients were aged between 45 and 96 years old and all had known underlying health conditions.

Chesterfield Royal Hospital