The number of cases of the Indian variant of Covid-19 in Windsor and Maidenhead can be revealed.

Surge testing took place in parts of neighbouring Slough last week following a steep increase in the number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in recent weeks.

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Across England, there were 70,856 cases of the Indian variant recorded up to June 16, the latest available data.

This is up from 10,797 on June 3.

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In Windsor and Maidenhead, case numbers have increased from nine on June 3 to 78 on June 16.

In Slough, there had been a total of 315 cases of the Indian variant as of June 16.

This is up from 43 on June 3.