Covid deaths rising in UK - ONS. The number of deaths involving Covid in the UK has risen 46% in the week ending 23 July, according to the latest data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).Some 392 deaths were registered that mentioned Covid-19 on the death certificate, 124 more than were reported in the previous week. The total number of deaths registered was 11,160, which was 8% above the five-year average.
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Deaths in the UK mentioning Covid-19 on the death certificate rose by 46% in the week to 23 July, the Office for National Statistics says