Bedford Covid cases in Harpur, Bromham and Kingsbrook hit double figures in just a week

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Wednesday, 12th May 2021, 4:16 pm

Figures from Public Health England show a breakdown of coronavirus cases in Bedford for seven days up to May 6.

Most areas of the borough have experienced a slight rise in cases but in some wards - namely Harpur, Bromham, Kingsbrook and Elstow - cases over a seven-day period have gone into double figures.

On Friday (May 7), Bedford Today revealed seven cases of the Indian variant had been identified in the town which may account for the rise.

Harpur, Bromham, Kingsbrook and Elstow have all experienced a rise in cases

From Monday (May 17) further restrictions will be eased - including six people or two households being able to meet indoors as well as pubs, bars, cafes and restaurants being allowed to serve customers indoors.

Here is a breakdown of the confirmed cases in the seven days to May 6.

Bromham & Biddenham - 13 cases

Brickhill - 0-2 cases

Castle & Kingsway - 0-2 cases

Cauldwell - 4 cases

Clapham, Oakley & Thurleigh - 0-2 cases

De Parys - 5 cases

Elstow, Shortstown & Wixams - 13 cases

Goldington - 3 cases

Harpur - 15 cases

Harrold, Chellington & Turvey - 9 cases

Kempston Central & East - 4 cases

Kempston North - 0-2 cases

Kempston West & South - 9 cases

Kingsbrook - 13 cases

Newnham - 0-2 cases

Putnoe - 0-2 cases

Queens Park - 3 cases

Riseley & Sharnbrook - 4 cases

Wootton & Stewartby - 3 cases

Wyboston, Great Barford & Cople - 0-2 cases

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