Covid behind just one in 60 deaths in England and Wales as the number of victims falls by more than a third in a week – and flu and pneumonia are now causing TWICE as many fatalities, ONS data shows

Office for National Statistics data show 129 Covid deaths in week up to May 7 in lowest total for eight months All-cause deaths in England were 20.2 per cent lower than the five-year average as virus continues fade away More people are dying of flu and pneumonia now and weekly death toll is 99% lowerContinue reading “Covid behind just one in 60 deaths in England and Wales as the number of victims falls by more than a third in a week – and flu and pneumonia are now causing TWICE as many fatalities, ONS data shows”