Figures reveal 50 cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in one day in Berkshire yesterday.

It comes as the number of positive cases of the virus continue to rise across the county and beyond.

As a result, this week the government has announced a number of tighter restrictions being put in place such as the 10pm curfew for pubs and restaurants. 

Latest local statistics from Public Health England for Covid-19 cases confirmed (as of 4pm on Sept 25) since the start of the pandemic, as follows:

Reading - 948

Bracknell - 499

Wokingham - 714

Slough - 913

Windsor & Maidenhead - 652


The daily cases confirmed yesterday, according to Public Health Berkshire;

Reading - 8

Bracknell - 2

Wokingham - 7

Slough - 23

Windsor & Maidenhead - 10