ONE more patient has died at Warrington and Halton NHS Foundation Trust after testing positive for coronavirus.

This brings the Trust's death toll to 118.

As of 4pm yesterday, Thursday, 764 people in Warrington tested positive for Covid-19, one more since Wednesday.

Across the UK, a further 149 people, who tested positive for the virus have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 26,383.

Patients were aged between 35 and 101 years old.

Of the 149 patients, 11, aged 70 and 95, had no known underlying health condition.