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

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

Thursday, 11th March 2021, 10:00 am
Updated Thursday, 11th March 2021, 10:10 am
The South Ribble neighbourhoods where Covid rates fell the fastest in the first week of March

The latest figures show 12 out of 17 neighbourhoods have seen a drop in infections in the latest seven-day period.

You can see the latest data from Public Health England here.

Here we reveal which neighbourhoods have seen the biggest drop in case rates per 100,000 people between 26 February and 05 March.

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Penwortham North has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by100%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Lostock Hall has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 100%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Farington has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 80%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Gregson Lane & Coupe Green has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 57%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Longton & Walmer Bridge has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 54%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Leyland South East & Buckshaw Village has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 53%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Walton-le-Dale has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 44%, from 26 February to 05 March.
New Longton & Hutton has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 38%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Bamber Bridge West has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 14%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Leyland South West has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 14%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Lower Penwortham South has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 12%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Leyland North has seen rates of positive Covid cases fall by 11%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Lower Penwortham North has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise from zero, from 26 February to 05 March.
Moss Side has seen rates of positive Covid cases not change, from 26 February to 05 March.
Penwortham South has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 33%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Bamber Bridge East has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 33%, from 26 February to 05 March.
Seven Stars has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 67%, from 26 February to 05 March.