A FURTHER 67 cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Hampshire, updated figures show.

The total now sits at 384, which is still the second highest number in the UK.

Birmingham still has the highest number of cases with 428.

The number of people to have died with the coronavirus in the UK has reached 1,019, and the there are now 17,089 confirmed cases.

There has been 135 recoveries, according to WHO.

The news comes after the UK launches a daily check-in text service.

People in self-isolation with suspected Covid-19 symptoms are to receive regular check-in texts from the NHS to check how they are.

On Saturday, the UK government launched a new messaging service which will send daily texts to new patients who register their symptoms and contact details with the 111 online service.