“This new variant demonstrates how serious Covid is and reinforces the need to minimise the spread of the virus. “
The cumulative total for Orkney has increased by 1 and now stands at 70.
“And while there is a wish amongst leaders to protect their own people first, the response to this pandemic must be collective.” WHO
For Scotland there were 908 new cases of Covid19 reported on 13th February 2021
Another 2 positive Covid cases in Orkney have been recorded. This is an extremely worrying upward trend in Orkney.
The cumulative total of positive Covid cases in Orkney now stands at 66.
The cumulative total of covid positive tests in Orkney is now at 63.
Whilst Orkney has the lowest numbers recorded so far for Covid in Scotland it is a worrying and steady trend upwards in numbers.
The cumulative total of positive cases in Orkney has now increased to 60.
Published today, 22nd of January, are the latest figures for positive tests recorded and unfortunately cases continue to rise in Orkney. The total now recorded in Orkney is 56.