Coronavirus: Daily cases highest since mid-June

This is still much lower than the 5,000 new cases a day in April, at the peak of the epidemic.This is still much lower than the 5,000 new cases a day in April, at the peak of the epidemic.

and began edging up again in the UK in July, after falling in June.

A number of areas have seen a spike in infections, with Birmingham and Northampton the latest places affected.

And experts suspect a relatively small number of areas in the UK are responsible for an increase in new cases.

Testing has also increased over recent weeks and this means more people with the virus are being detected.

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