Covid in schools: interactive map shows rise in infection rates across Mid Sussex as pupils went back to school
Infection rates have increased 13 per cent since children returned to school. This interactive map shows what the situation is like in Mid Sussex.
Covid infection rates have surged across England since children returned to the classroom.
Official figures from the UK Government show infection rates increased by 13 per cent between 31 August and 7 September, with positive infection rates per 100,000 people starting at 304.1 and then rising to 342.7.
In Mid Sussex the biggest jump was in Balcombe & Handcross where infection rates jumped 150 per cent, with the rate climbing from 239.2 to 558.1.
This interactive map shows the infection rate in your area.