Has lockdown worked for Preston? Here are the neighbourhoods where Covid infections fell the fastest in the last seven days

Preston has now been in a lockdown for more than two months - but are coronavirus cases falling everywhere?

Wednesday, 10th March 2021, 12:14 pm
Here’s where Covid cases are falling the fastest in Preston in the last week

The latest figures show 13 out of 17 neighbourhoods have seen a drop in infections in the latest seven-day period.

Here we reveal which neighbourhoods have seen the biggest drop in case rates per 100,000 people between 25 February and 04 March.

Grimsargh & Goosnargh has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 67%, from 25 February and 04 March.

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Ingol has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 62%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Brookfield & Holme Slack has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 52%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Moor Park has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 50%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Broughton & Wychnor has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 44%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Haslam Park has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 43%, from 25 February and 04 March.
St Matthew's has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 42%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Preston Town Centre has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 41%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Lea & Marina has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 40%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Frenchwood & Fishwick has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 33%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Ashton-on-Ribble & Larches has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 29%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Cadley & College has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 27%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Ribbleton has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 25%, from 25 February and 04 March.
St George's has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 7%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Plungington & University has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 9%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Fulwood has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 17%, from 25 February and 04 March.
Longsands has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 225%, from 25 February and 04 March.