Five more Covid patients die at Sherwood Hospitals Trust
Another five coronavirus patients being treated by Sherwood Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust have sadly died.
The latest fatalities, announced today by NHS England, take the total Covid-19 death toll at the trust to 311.
The trust runs Newark Hospital, Mansfield Community Hospital and King's Mill Hospital in Sutton.
Across England, another 661 fatalities were recorded, bringing the total number of confirmed reported Covid deaths in hospitals nationally to 53,730.
Those who died were aged between 33 and 100, with all but 28 having had known underlying health conditions.