Area breakdown as 1,259 new Covid-19 cases recorded across Devon

There were 1,259 new cases of Covid-19 recorded across Devon in the seven days to December 29, according to figures released today (January 3).

Ian Hughes

Cullompton reported more positive tests than any other area during that time, with 48.

Elsewhere, there were increases of 35 in Cranbrook, Broadclystand Stoke Canon, 32 in Ottery St Mary and West Hill, and 29 in Middlemoor and Sowton.

Over the same time period, the highest infection rate was also recorded in Cullompton  – with 545.8 new cases per 100,000 people.

It was followed by rates of 381.4 in Alphington and Marsh Barton, 372 in St Leonard’s, and 359.3 in Ottery St Mary and West Hill.

Across the UK, the death toll now stands at 75,024 and 2,654,779 people have tested positive since the beginning of the pandemic.

This represents an increase of 454 and 54,990 respectively in the past 24 hours.

AreaNew positives23-Dec to 29-DecRate per 100K23-Dec to 29-Dec
Alphington & Marsh Barton28381.4
Appledore & Northam North349.2
Ashburton & Buckfastleigh449.8
Babbacombe & Plainmoor589
Bampton, Holcombe & Westleigh13189.9
Barnstaple Central463.1
Barnstaple Pilton6102.9
Barnstaple South18202.5
Barnstaple Sticklepath7118.7
Bere Alston, Buckland Monachorum & Yelverton9142.1
Bideford North12201.4
Bideford South & East13101.5
Bishop’s Nympton, Witheridge & Chulmleigh687.9
Bishopsteignton & Shaldon9134.4
Blatchcombe & Blagdon649.8
Bow, Lapford & Yeoford8125.6
Bradninch, Silverton & Thorverton19227.2
Bratton Fleming, Goodleigh & Kings Heanton348.8
Brixham Town774
Budleigh Salterton7112.6
Central Exeter23190.3
Chagford, Princetown & Dartmoor10144
Chelston, Cockington & Livermead12109.6
Chillington, Torcross & Stoke Fleming353
Chudleigh & Bovey Tracey10102.5
Churston & Galmpton8118.2
Clifton & Maidenway9126.6
Clyst, Exton & Lympstone7102.4
Countess Wear & Topsham12155.6
Cranbrook, Broadclyst & Stoke Canon35260
Dawlish North13153
Dawlish South344.7
Dunkesewell, Upottery & Stockland8137.8
Exmouth Brixington11169.9
Exmouth Halsdon12173
Exmouth Littleham20266.2
Exmouth Town681.2
Exmouth Withycombe Raleigh15202.3
Exwick & Foxhayes15198.3
Feniton & Whimple23262.6
Fremington & Instow13203.2
Goodrington & Roselands456
Great Torrington350.2
Hartland Coast8122.9
Hatherleigh, Exbourne & North Tawton882.9
Heathfield & Liverton21325.5
Heavitree East & Whipton South9119.3
Heavitree West & Polsloe16187.4
Higher Brixham00
Holsworthy, Bradworthy & Welcombe988.8
Honiton North & East7115.7
Honiton South & West12218.1
Horrabridge & Mary Tavy9148.3
Ilfracombe East474.3
Ilfracombe West467.8
Ipplepen & Broadhempston00
Kilmington, Colyton & Uplyme559.9
Lifton, Lamerton & Bridestowe12180.5
Loddiswell & Dartington25346
Lynton & Combe Martin591.2
Marldon, Stoke Gabriel & Kingswear12160.1
Middlemoor & Sowton29231.1
Mincinglake & Beacon Heath457
Morchard Bishop, Copplestone & Newton St Cyres794.3
Moretonhampstead, Lustleigh & East Dartmoor14237.9
Newton Abbot, Broadlands & Wolborough8138.7
Newton Abbot, Highweek697.6
Newton Abbot, Milber & Buckland9160.6
Newton Abbot, Town Centre9143.9
Ogwell, Mile End & Teigngrace13155
Ottery St Mary & West Hill32359.3
Paignton Central00
Pennsylvania & University1194.6
Pinhoe & Whipton North19202.8
Poppleford, Otterton & Woodbury00
Preston & Shorton14158.7
Roundswell & Landkey12129.8
Salcombe, Malborough & Thurlestone10193.6
Shebbear, Cookworthy & Broadheath342.4
Shiphay & the Willows766.2
Sidbury, Offwell & Beer474.1
Sidmouth Sidford00
Sidmouth Town357.3
South Brent & Cornwood336.1
South Molton990.3
St James’s Park & Hoopern993.9
St Leonard’s25372
St Marychurch & Maidencombe8138.4
St Thomas East16195.5
St Thomas West14192.4
Starcross & Exminster14162
Tedburn, Shillingford & Higher Ashton10185.8
Teignmouth North670.9
Teignmouth South00
Tiverton East9121
Tiverton North & Outer16184.2
Tiverton West8126.8
Torquay Central10131.4
Totnes Town00
Uffculme & Hemyock16234
Upton & Hele693.6
Wembury, Brixton & Newton Ferrers10147.6
Westward Ho! & Northam South9141
Willand, Sampford Peverell & Halberton9123
Winkleigh & High Bickington795.7
Wonford & St Loye’s16193.1
Woolacombe, Georgeham & Croyde11204
Woolwell & Lee Mill11179.3
Yealmpton, Modbury & Aveton Gifford8103.8