OVER 100 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed on Isle of Wight, according to the latest government data.

Public Health England figures released today (Tuesday) show 102 cases.

Yesterday, 89 were confirmed, and 108 the day before.

The total number of Isle of Wight Covid cases, since the start of the pandemic, now stands at 13,291.

Children remain the most affected, with the government heatmap showing rates among ten to 14 year olds at 2.975.9.

It was 3,126.7 as of October 6.

The Island's rolling rate in the seven days to October 6, is 531.3.

In the seven days to October 5, that figure was 522.9.

The rolling rate is always five days behind.

According to the latest Office of National Statistics (ONS) data, Covid-19 has been mentioned on the death certificates of three people who have died on the Island after September 17.

Their deaths were all in community settings - which means they were not on St Mary's Hospital wards.