Is lockdown in Preston working? Here are the neighbourhoods where Covid infections are falling the fastest

Is lockdown in Preston working? Here are the neighbourhoods where Covid infections are falling the fastest

Is the latest lockdown in Preston working?

Wednesday, 3rd February 2021, 10:57 am
Updated Thursday, 4th February 2021, 10:59 am

Official Government figures show that since mid-January the rate of positive Covid cases per 100,000 people in Preston has been falling.

Preston has now been in a lockdown for a month and the latest figures show 15 out of 17 neighbourhoods have seen a drop in infections, with only St Matthew's and Moor Park seeing cases rise.

Here we reveal which neighbourhoods have seen the biggest drop in case rates per between January 21 to January 28.

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