A further death from coronavirus has been confirmed in Cornwall.

The daily figures released by NHS England this afternoon show that 25 people have now died from Covid-19 in the county.

That is an increase of one from yesterday's figures.

The patient died on Saturday.

In England a further 403 people who tested positive for the coronavirus have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 4,897.

Patients were aged between 35 and 106 years old and 15 of the 403 patients – aged between 52 and 94 years old – had no known underlying health condition, NHS England said.

Their families have been informed.

Across the south west as a whole 27 deaths have been confirmed since yesterday.

There are now 198 confirmed coronavirus cases in Cornwall, an increase of 11 from Sunday's total of 187.