No more deaths recorded in Gateshead
There were no more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in Gateshead.
A total of 653 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus dashboard was updated on August 24 (Wednesday) – which was unchanged from a week previously.
They were among 9,116 deaths recorded across the North East.
The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in Gateshead.
A total of 164,168 deaths were recorded throughout England by August 24 (Wednesday) – up from 163,445 last week.