Eastbourne’s Covid rate is up by 33 per cent.

That’s the weekly percentage rise from new data out this morning.

There were 767 positive Covid cases as of December 31.

By January 7, that figure had risen to 1022.

Our rate per 100,000 of the population was 739.3 as of December 31.

By January 7, that figure had risen to 985.1.