TWO areas in the Royal Borough have recorded no cases of coronavirus according to the latest Berkshire Public Health (BPH) figures.

BPH publishes a weekly Covid-19 briefing and breaks down the data by electoral ward.

The data was published on February 17 and shows the number of reported cases and their infection rate between February 6 and 12.

BPH has rounded the data for each ward to the nearest five in order to protect the identity of individuals.

According to the latest data, Oldfield and Riverside are the only wards in the Royal Borough to have no recorded cases of coronavirus.

READ MORE: Coronavirus in Berkshire round up - Wednesday, February 17

Following that good news, most areas are continuing to see their Covid-19 cases and weekly rate of infection fall.

The biggest drops in cases were Datchet, Horton & Wraysbury as well as Eton & Castle – both seeing 15 fewer cases compares with the previous week.

However, only Old Windsor saw an uptick in cases, recording 10 more cases than the previous week.

Infection rates by Royal Borough ward

Infection rates by Royal Borough ward

Confirmed cases in the Royal Borough and their weekly rate per 100,000 population:

  • Ascot & Sunninghill – 5 (down five from previous week). Weekly rate of 43
  • Belmont – 10 (down five). Weekly rate of 127
  • Bisham & Cookham – 5 (down five). Weekly rate of 75
  • Boyn Hill – 5 (no change). Weekly rate of 67
  • Bray – 5 (no change). Weekly rate of 65
  • Clewer & Dedworth East – 15 (no change). Weekly rate of 179
  • Clewer & Dedworth West – 5 (down 10). Weekly rate of 71
  • Clewer East – 5 (down 10). Weekly rate of 73
  • Cox Green – 10 (down five). Weekly rate of 131
  • Datchet, Horton & Wraysbury – 15 (down 15). Weekly rate of 147
  • Eton & Castle – 5 (down 15). Weekly rate of 40
  • Furze Platt – 5 (down five). Weekly rate of 65
  • Hurley & Walthams – 5 (down five). Weekly rate of 80
  • Old Windsor – 15 (up 10). Weekly rate of 199
  • Oldfield – No recorded cases
  • Pinkneys Green – 10 (down five). Weekly rate of 132
  • Riverside – No recorded cases
  • St Mary’s – 10 (down five). Weekly rate of 138
  • Sunningdale & Cheapside – 5 (down five). Weekly rate of 75
Royal Borough Observer:

The Royal Borough's infection rate is below 100 per 100,000 population

READ MORE: Revealed: 14 dead from Covid-19 in Frimley Health trust

According to the BPH weekly briefing, the Royal Borough has had 155 new cases of Covid-19 over the last seven days (February 5 – 11) and these make up three per cent of all the borough’s cases across the whole pandemic.

This brings the total of confirmed cases in the Royal Borough to 7,845.

The current weekly rate is 90.5 per 100,000, and the rate for people aged 60 and over is 120.6 per 100,000, a 24 per cent decrease in the last week.

Sadly, 16 deaths were recorded in the week January 30 – February 5, taking the Covid-19 death toll to 301 in the borough.