NEWS ROUNDUP: Covid levels & Lifestyles centres
Your latest news update for the region
Deaths from Covid-19 in the Liverpool City Region reached their lowest level for six months in the third week of March, new figures have shown. Covid-19 deaths fell by more than 50% in the week up to March 19, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics, with just 17 recorded during the week.
Health and Care leaders in Wirral are appealing to those people most at risk of coronavirus to come forward and receive the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccination. These include people aged 70 years or over, health and care staff and those who are designated as Clinically Extremely Vulnerable.
Liverpool Council has confirmed six Lifestyles leisure centres will reopen on April 12. Currently closed under coronavirus restrictions, gyms are set to be allowed to open for indoor activities again from that date. Lifestyles has now confirmed that some of its centres within the city will be ready to be reopened on April 12 with social distancing measures in place.
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