1,393 new COVID-19 cases were reported in East Sussex in the latest available 7-day period as published by GOV.UK on Wednesday at 4pm.

That’s down from 1,504 when last reported.

Let’s keep it moving in the right direction – cases here are still extremely high and we must all do our part to protect ourselves and the people around us.

Infection rates in Eastbourne and Wealden are above the national average.

AreaRate per 100,000 population
East Sussex250
England269

Breakdown of COVID cases in East Sussex by district and borough

The table below shows the infection rates for latest available 7-day period, broken down at a district and borough level.

District or boroughCases
(last reported)
Eastbourne375 (402)
Hastings247 (259)
Lewes264 (292)
Rother191 (194)
Wealden316 (357)