One more death recorded in South Tyneside
There was one more coronavirus death recorded over the latest weekly period in South Tyneside.
A total of 613 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus dashboard was updated on July 27 (Wednesday) – up from 612 a week previously.
They were among 8,935 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 South Tyneside.