ONE area of Halesowen has seen 70 coronavirus cases recorded in a week according latest figures.

The latest data published on the Government website GOV.UK shows how many cases have been recorded in the seven days up to January 8 – the latest data available.

Old Hill recorded 79 cases and Oldbury and Rood End, 73.

The figures are split into several "middle super output areas" – zones that are slightly larger than postcode areas with an average population of around 7,200 people.

The figures for local areas are as follows:

Halesowen Town - 70

Halesowen East - 51

Hawne - 40

Hayley Green - 45

Shell Corner and Hurst Green - 61

Cradley Heath - 55

Old Hill - 79

Blackheath - 66

Oldbury and Rood End - 73

Rowley East - 35

Rowley West - 49

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