THE latest figures show there have been no new confirmed coronavirus cases or deaths in Somerset within the past 24 hours for the second day in a row, according to Public Health England.

In the area covered by Somerset County Council, the total number of cases remains at 798.

Of those, 67 have been in Mendip; 222 in Sedgemoor; 310 in Somerset West and Taunton; and 199 in South Somerset.