Eastbourne has recorded the largest week-on-week Covid increase in Sussex.

Monday may be ‘Freedom Day’ but we must be careful, and here’s why.

Our infection rate more than doubled in seven days, rising from 102.2 to 247.7.

Eastbourne, which was recently the least infected area of Sussex, recorded 257 new cases in a week.

Eastbourne, 247.7, (257), 102.2, (106)

247.7 is rate of new cases in the seven days to July 12

257 is number of new cases recorded in the seven days to July 12

102.2 is rate of new cases in the seven days to July 5

106 is new cases recorded in the seven days to July 5.