Covid-19: the five Solihull neighbourhoods with the highest rise in cases

Here are the five Solihull districts with the fastest rising case rates

The areas with the highest rise in coronavirus cases

Coronavirus infection rates are rising across the UK once again, official figures show.

There were 303,504 positive test results in the week to November 25, up 9.5% from the week before.

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At a regional level, Northern Ireland has the highest infection rates in the UK, with 625 cases per 100,000 people, followed by South East England, with 524 cases per 100,000.

London has the lowest rate, with 318 cases per 100,000.

Here are the neighbourhoods in Solihull with the highest case rates.

  1. Elmdon Heath & Catherine-de-Barnes

Elmdon Heath & Catherine-de-Barnes had 546.1 Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people in the latest week, a rise of 92.3% from the week before.

2. Monkspath South

Monkspath South had 1004.9 Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people in the latest week, a rise of 78.1%  from the week before.

3. Blossomfield

Blossomfield had 444.8 Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people in the latest week, a rise of  66.7% from the week before.

4. Dorridge

Dorridge  had 359.3 Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people in the latest week, a rise of

63.6% from the week before.

5. Meriden, Hampton-in-Arden & Temple Balsall

Meriden, Hampton-in-Arden & Temple Balsall had 449.8  Covid-19 cases per 100,000 people in the latest week, a rise of 50.0%  from the week before.

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