Eastbourne now has the highest rate of infection in Sussex for the first time.

We have sadly overtaken Crawley. But our figures are coming down.

For the week ending January 11, we had 980 cases.

For the week ending January 4, we had 1038 cases.

That is a fall of six per cent.

Ten new mass Covid vaccination centres are to open in England from Monday, as the government bids to meet its target of offering 15 million people in the UK a dose by 15 February.

NHS England said the new centres would offer “thousands” of jabs a week.

It comes as a further 324,233 vaccine doses were administered across the UK, taking the total above 3.5 million.