UK coronavirus cases rise to 3,269 an increase of 643 in just 24 hours!

The number of positive cases of coronavirus in the UK now totals 3,269 with 144 deaths, the Department of Health has confirmed.

The latest deaths were people between 47 and 96 years old and all had underlying health conditions.

It comes as Prime Minister Boris Johnson said the tide can be turned in the coronavirus fight within the next 12 weeks.

“I cannot say that by the end of June we will be on the downward slope, I cannot say that for certain,” he said. “But what I can say is that this is going to be finite and I can say that this is how we’re going to do it in the next 12 weeks.”

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!