Another 100 cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in North Wales – making up nearly a third of the new positive tests across the country.

Figures from Public Health Wales released on Monday (February 22) show the death toll for the region stands at 861, unchanged from yesterday.

A total of 32,368 cases have been reported in the area covered by Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board since the start of the pandemic.

The health board, which accounts for 22 per cent of Wales’ population, is the largest in the country.

Anglesey is still the local authority with the highest seven-day infection rate in Wales.

Across Wales, another 319 positive tests have been reported, taking the overall total of cases so far to 202,007.

The infection rate across Wales is 80 per 100,000 population, based on the seven days up to February 17, a decrease from 83 on Sunday.

Anglesey is now the local authority with the highest infection rate in Wales with a seven-day rate of 112.8 cases per 100,000 population, down from 122.8 on the day before.

Flintshire is second with 109.5 cases per 100,000 population, down from 122.4 reported previously.

The nationwide death toll now stands at 5,246 following another nine fatalities.

A further 9,822 tests have been completed in Wales since yesterday, meaning that 2,654,231 tests have been carried out nationally.

The latest data also shows that 862,248 people have now received a first dose of the coronavirus vaccine. Meanwhile, 42,752 people have now received both doses of the vaccine.

Here is the latest full list of coronavirus cases reported across North Wales:

Betsi Cadwaladr: 100 new cases – total 32,368

Anglesey: 7 new cases – total 1,918

Conwy: 19 new cases – total 3,449

Denbighshire: 14 new cases – total 4,093

Flintshire: 25 new cases – total 9,014

Gwynedd: 13 new cases – total 2,852

Wrexham: 22 new cases – total 11,042

For the rest of the country

Aneurin Bevan: 63 new cases – total 39,871

Cardiff and Vale: 47 new cases – total 32,181

Cwm Taf: 33 new cases – total 39,572

Hywel Dda: 23 new cases 15,330

Powys: 7 new cases – total 3,879

Swansea Bay: 29 new cases – total 27,845

Unknown location: 3 new cases – total 1,812

Dr Giri Shankar, Incident Director for the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak response at Public Health Wales, said: “Coronavirus rates have fallen in every part of Wales, but remain higher in some parts. We remind the public that we remain under level 4 restrictions to keep infection rates falling.

“Please stay at home, meet only the people you live with, work from home if you can, wear a face covering where required, wash your hands regularly, and stay two metres from anyone you do not live with.

“As primary school children aged three to seven years in foundation phase are returning to face-to-face learning today, we thank parents for their perseverance during the winter.

“We need your continued support to control the spread of coronavirus, so please do not send your child to school if they are unwell, even if you are not sure if they have coronavirus. Please continue to work from home if at all possible.

“When you take your child to school, always keep your distance from other parents, wear a face covering, and don’t stay around and chat. Please don’t invite other children or their parents to your home to play or stay, even outdoors, and even if they are in the same bubble at school.

“Make sure your child understands the importance of washing their hands regularly.

“The Welsh Government has also confirmed that from Saturday 20 February, four people from two different households are able to meet outdoors for socially distanced local exercise. Please remember this is solely for the purpose of exercise and that individuals should remain at a social distance, and that this guidance doesn’t apply to private gardens.

“From March 1, the law will be changed to allow licensed wedding venues, such as visitor attractions and hotels, to re-open but only to perform wedding and civil partnership ceremonies.

“Restrictions on UK and international travel remain in place. More information on current travel guidance is available on the Welsh Government website.

“More than 850,000 people have now received a first dose of the safe and effective coronavirus vaccine. We encourage everyone, whatever their background, socio-demographic and ethnicity, to have the vaccine when they are offered it. We also stress the importance of seeking information from a trusted source such as Public Health Wales, the Welsh Government, local health board or GP.

“If you or a member of your household develop a cough, fever or change in sense of taste or smell, you must self-isolate immediately and book a free coronavirus test.”

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