Number of deaths in UK involving coronavirus passes 45,000, according to latest data

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The number of deaths involving coronavirus (Covid-19) in the UK has passed 45,000, according to the latest available data.

Figures published on 22 May by the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency showed that 664 deaths involving Covid-19 had been registered in Northern Ireland up to 20 May.

On 20 May, figures from the National Records of Scotland showed 3,546 deaths involving Covid-19 had been registered in Scotland up to 17 May.

And the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics, published on 19 May, showed 39,071 deaths involving Covid-19 occurred in England and Wales up to May 8 (and had been registered up to May 16).

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Together, these figures mean that so far 43,281 deaths have been registered in the UK where Covid-19 was mentioned on the death certificate, including suspected cases.

A further 1,832 hospital patients in England who had tested positive for Covid-19 died between May 9 and May 21, according to figures published on 22 May by NHS England.

Together with the total figure of 43,281 registered deaths, this indicates the overall death toll for the UK is now just over 45,000.

The number of deaths in the UK involving Covid-19, based on death registrations, passed 10,000 on April 5 and 20,000 on April 13.

It then passed 30,000 on April 21, and 40,000 on May 3.

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    1. Add another 20,000+ for the real figure. The Tories have been under-counting deaths from the start. Death certificates are highly edited a whistle-blowing Registrar employee has revealed. The real number is70,000+. Care homed deaths have been omitted from the pandemic’s start. All government numbers are highly edited, not to say, ficticious.

      1. The numbers of Covid deaths are Vastly overestimated. It seems there hasn’t been a death in months that isn’t Covid related. The supposed “progressive left” have been led by clever Plandemic “ organizers to ask to be locked up. You have all lost your collective brains.

    2. SENT this email to most parties in H.O.Commons today
      ////
      Email sent paper + Govt parties in H.O. Commons including Boris,

      From: Hotmail Team
      Sent: 23 May 2020 09:52
      To: matthew.weaver@theguardian.com
      Subject: Braking law you put in place Boris why?

      Email sent by me today for answers from Tory Govt members.
      Morning
      Paper staff member Matthew — of the guardian news paper
      Hope you are C/19 Virus free + well
      ///
      Now down to the concerns of us U.K. residents’ voters
      Some point here below (that need addressing to us public + voter) TODAY 23.5.2020- Boris

      P-1 Mr. Cummings should be sacked also fined the full amount for braking Govt laws just,
      to soot his needs ONLY Putting over public at-risk Boris. (sack him now)

      P-2 Mr Cumming doing a trip to Ireland/ Durham, 264 miles
      Is barking the law set by Boris we all have to obey– NO if No but Matthew

      P-3 when he returned to No,10 -No,11 to work or just sit on his ASS all day,
      possibly doing nothing, could he have infected over public workers in No,10-No,11
      (was he fully tested before returning to work ???)

      P-4 Boris do remember a new G.E. is coming be you like it or not SIR
      We voter could see this breach in your staff over C/19 Virus rules + laws you Boris
      set in place we all must obey by including (rich party members)
      Mr. Cumming must also obey them including his family member wife + kids + mum +dad as well.

      P-5 We voter out here in U.K. are doing our bit to keep over safe so why should Mr Cumming Plus, his family be allowed to do as they please
      (possibly spreading the C/19 Virus to over place?)
      Infecting more people, we voters believe is true motives was just to keep lock-down in place by infecting over’s in over parts of U.K. Ireland’s Boris
      (like Durham area)

      P-6 Look Boris just because he is your adviser, he must not be allowed to bake the laws set by?,All Tory Govt members to keep our country safe so now Boris your party staying in power next G.E. Is on the line here Mr. Cumming must go NOW if you wish to keep in power, Boris the area /fact this man put lives at risk
      Not just his family’s but the rest of the resident in Durham and working in No 10 -No 11 staff You need to take full control of this matter now or you Boris must stand down also?
      We voter are watching what you do today on this impotent matter Boris we wish it Resolved today 23.5.2020 one way or the over?
      (so, us public + voters can make our mines up who to vote for next G.E. time)
      Tory party staying in power is on the line over this intention,
      braking of rule + laws set by Tory party members + you Boris to us public.

      FINALLY
      I wish a response from No,10 + Boris on this matter plus the staff member of
      https://www.theguardian.com/uk -plus over parties in H.O. Commons
      That I sent this email to today 23.5.2020—in Addition What are you Tory voter?
      going to do about Mr. Cumming as well are you going to hold Boris + Cumming fully to account or are you all going to let him get away with this breach of power yes or no?

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