Two more coronavirus deaths confirmed at Kettering General Hospital

The further deaths take the hospital's tally to eleven

There have been two more deaths at KGH
There have been two more deaths at KGH

The number of deaths associated with Covid-19 at KGH at has reached double figures.

NHS England today announced a further two deaths at the Rothwell Road hospital that occurred on Tuesday (March 31) and Wednesday (April 1).

There have also been six more deaths at Northampton General Hospital announced which takes the county's total to 28 coronavirus deaths during the past two-and-a-half weeks.

The UK total of deaths announced today was 684 nationally.

Known to have died at KGH are Kettering dad Craig Ruston and Thrapston chip shop owner Derek Gunn.

But there was fresh hope today after teen Grady-Finn Stevenson came home from hospital to Corby after fighting off the illness.

Kettering General Hospital have been contacted for comment.