HAMPSHIRE hospitals have again reported no new coronavirus deaths.

Daily figures cover University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust (UHS), Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust and Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

The latest figures, published this afternoon, show no new deaths linked to Covid-19.

Since the start of the pandemic a total of 187 patients treated by UHS have died after testing positive for coronavirus. The figure for Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is 227, while Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has seen 156 Covid-related deaths. A total of 17 patients treated by Southern Health have died after contracting the virus.

It means that 587 people have died in Hampshire hospitals after testing positive for Covid-19.

Nationally 39,369 people with coronavirus have died in the UK, across all settings.