FIGURES show that Hampshire has had another 16 confirmed cases of coronavirus since yesterday, according to the latest figures.

While the county has again seen a rise in coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 267, it no longer has the highest number of cases in the UK.

Cases in Southampton have risen by four in one day, bringing the total up to 32 positive cases confirmed in the city.

While Portsmouth's cases have jumped by nine to 42 and Birmingham now has the highest number of positive cases at 290.

More than 100 people have died of the virus in the UK in the last 24 hours, which is the first time this has happened since the outbreak began.

It means the total number of UK deaths now stands at 578.