ALMOST 1,600 people across the North-East and North Yorkshire have died in hospitals after testing positive for coronavirus.
Nationally, NHS England has announced 157 new deaths of people who tested positive for Covid-19, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 25,545.
The total number of patient deaths recorded by each trust in the North-East and North Yorkshire, as of Saturday, May 23 are:
County Durham & Darlington NHS Foundation Trust – 223 no new cases
Gateshead Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust - 129 no new cases
Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust – 184 no new cases
North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust - 107 no new cases
South Tees Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – 223 no new cases
South Tyneside & Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust – 312 no new cases
Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – 109 no new cases
York Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust – 198 no new cases
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust – 60, 1 new case
Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust (mental health) - 7 no new cases
Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust (mental health) - 7 no new cases
How many cases have been reported in your area? More to follow.