THERE have been no positive Covid-19 tests and no coronavirus related deaths in Somerset in the latest 24 hour period.

Public Health England reported there were no positive tests in the county council area in the 48 hours to 5pm yesterday (Monday).

The total number of positive lab, hospital and community tests in Somerset is 1,291.

The total number of confirmed cases in each district is: 127 in Mendip; 394 in Sedgemoor; 445 in Somerset West and Taunton; and 336 in South Somerset.