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Recap: Brighton one stage away from being declared 'area of national concern'

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Coronavirus recap: Brighton at risk of local lockdown

By Harry Bullmore

Last updated:

    ⚠️ Brighton and Hove's Covid alert level has been raised to amber, the second highest rating behind red
  • ⚠️ Weekly cases in the city have almost tripled
  • ⚠️ A health chief says efforts must be taken to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the city
  • ⚠️ Both Brighton universities have announced new cases over the last week, with a total of 36 students having tested positive
  • ⚠️ JD Wetherspoon has confirmed the manager at one of its Brighton sites has contracted Covid-19