OUR Covid rate has jumped from 16.4 to 40.5 per 100,000 people.

Eastbourne is now the third most infected parts of the county

rate of new cases in the seven days to March 20 was 40.5

number of new cases recorded in the seven days to March 20 was 42

rate of new cases in the seven days to March 13 was 16.4

number of new cases recorded in the seven days to March 13 was 17.