Wednesday, 7 October 2020

Southside & Newington top of the list for recent Covid cases

Whilst the Edinburgh Evening News is reporting large areas of Edinburgh without new cases, it also reports Scottish Government statistics showing this ward as having the hughest number of recent cases.  

But then, we know students are back - Edinburgh University has 40,000 students - and we also know that new cases tend to be found in clusters.  See here for the Nike case in North Bridge.  So it is no surprise there is a small spike amongst students - who are amongst the least vulnerable.

You can look at the figures here.

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