THE total number of Covid-19 related deaths at St Mary's Hospital has risen once more, according to NHS England.

Figures released today (Tuesday) reveal that one more individual has died having tested positive for the virus, since the last update.

The death toll at St Mary's Hospital now stands at 37.

As reported earlier today, a further 26 people confirmed to have coronavirus have died in care homes, hospices and at home, meaning the combined total for the Island now stands at 63.

The UK has 261,184 confirmed cases with 36,914 people having died as of yesterday's updated figures.