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Uk Coronavirus latest totals

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the UK has increased to 590, officials have announced, a rise of 134 in a day.

Separately, NHS England has announced two more patients have died, bringing the total death toll from coronavirus in the UK to 10.

One patient, an 89-year-old woman, was being treated at Charing Cross Hospital.

A second woman, in her sixties, died after testing positive for coronavirus at Queen’s Hospital in Essex.