How is lockdown in Northumberland working? Here are the 17 areas where Covid infections rose in the first week of February

Northumberland has now been in a lockdown for almost six weeks - but there are still areas where coronavirus cases are rising.

Saturday, 13th February 2021, 7:00 am
Areas of Northumberland with rising Covid rates in the week to February 5.

The latest figures show 17 out of 40 neighbourhoods have seen an increase in infections in the latest seven-day period.

Here we reveal the 17 neighbourhoods which have seen a rise in case rates per 100,000 people between January 29 to February 5.

Darras Hall, Stamfordham and Heddon has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise from zero to 51.1 per 100,000 from January 29 to February 5.
Longhorsley, Hepscott and Capheaton has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 155% from 108.6 to 277.5 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Cramlington Town and Beaconhill has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 99.9% from 136.9 to 273.7 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Newbiggin has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 83.4% from 97.8 to 179.4 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Ashington West has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 72.8% from 150.9 to 260.7 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Ashington South has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 71.4% from 142.2 to 243.8 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Morpeth Central and East has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 60.1% from 80.9 to 129.5 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Blyth Isabella has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 58.3% from 147.9 to 234.1 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Morpeth South and West has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 42.9% from 105 to 150 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Ashington East has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 40% from 121.3 to 169.8 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Bellingham, Otterburn and Redesdale has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 39.9% from 79 to 110.5 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Blyth Cowpen has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 30.7% from 185.5 to 242.5 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Blyth Newsham has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 23.8% from 244.9 to 303.2 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Bedlington Town has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 22.1% from 105.3 to 128.6 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Morpeth North and Pegswood has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 20% from 90.5 to 108.6 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Bedlington Station and Sleekburn has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 20% from 144.7 to 173.6 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.
Blyth South has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 12.5% from 124.9 to 140.5 per 100,000 between January 29 and February 5.