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Coronavirus: Updates as UK death toll reaches 9,875

Here we provided the latest coronavirus updates from across the region, as the UK's death toll reached 9,875.

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Parks like the Quarry in Shrewsbury would normally be packed during the bank holiday weekend

A further 84 coronavirus patients have died at hospitals in the Black Country, Staffordshire and Birmingham - bringing the total death toll for the region to 987.

In Shropshire, a further two coronavirus patients have died - bringing the total death toll at Shropshire hospitals to 40.

In England as a whole, a further 823 people have died.

The number of coronavirus patients to have died across the UK in hospital now stands at 9,875.

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