TWO more people have died after testing positive for coronavirus in Sussex.

The latest figures show 116 people had died in hospitals run by East Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust as of 5pm yesterday, up by two on Wednesday’s figure.

The Trust covers the DGH as well as the Conquest and Bexhill Hospital.

Below are the latest seven-day infection figure for Sussex.

From left to right, the data reads: name of local authority; rate of new cases in the seven days to November 21; number (in brackets) of new cases recorded in the seven days to November 21; rate of new cases in the seven days to November 14; number (in brackets) of new cases recorded in the seven days to November 14.

Eastbourne, 132.1, (137), 123.4, (128)

Wealden, 158.5, (256), 131.3, (212)

Lewes, 93.9, (97), 85.2, (88).