According to the latest figures from Public Health England, two new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Newark and Sherwood.

Ashfield 9,635 (no change) Bassetlaw 8,180 (plus 4) Broxtowe 7,133 (up 2) Gedling 8,179 (up 1) Mansfield 8,276 (up 7) Newark and Sherwood 7,301 (up 2) Rushcliffe 6,857 (up 2) Nottingham 30,752 (up 18) Nottinghamshire 55,561 (until 18).

In the past seven days, 28 positive cases were recorded in Newark and Sherwood. This corresponds to a slight increase.

A mass testing center will open at the Newark Sports and Futness Center for residents who have no coronavirus symptoms. Martin White from Newark (44498891)

Public Health England has changed the way coronavirus cases are reported.

Cases identified by a positive rapid lateral test will be removed for individuals who performed polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests within three days, all of which were negative.

In the past 24 hours, a new death has been reported in Newark and Sherwood within 28 days of testing positive for the virus. The total is 208.

A mass testing center will open at the Newark Sports and Futness Center for residents who have no coronavirus symptoms.  Test employee David Jardine.  (44498885)A mass testing center will open at the Newark Sports and Futness Center for residents who have no coronavirus symptoms. Test employee David Jardine. (44498885)

According to the latest public data, 4,416,623 patients tested positive in the UK and 127,517 people died within 28 days of testing positive.

The number of people vaccinated with the first dose by April 29 is 34,216,087. The total for the second dose is 14,532,875.

Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced an easing of the national lockdown.

People can now meet outdoors in groups of up to six and travel to their friends and families to resume outdoor sports. Besides, they can visit the non-essential retail and hospitality.

To find out what steps to take if you think you have the virus visit here.