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Coronavirus in Scotland LIVE: Wednesday, August 26

Last updated: Wednesday, 26 August, 2020, 12:28

  • Two people who tested positive for coronavirus have died in last 24 hours
  • New Covid-19 outbreak in Hawick
  • Pupil in Edinburgh nursery tests positive for coronavirus

No new cases linked to Aberdeen cluster

NHS Grampian has seen 435 cases in the past month.

Cluster at Kingspark School in Dundee reaches 31 cases

Coupar Angus cluster reaches 156

Four more cases have been identified in the 2 Sisters food processing plant in Coupar Angus.

Today’s Covid-19 deaths were the first recorded since July 16.

FM says public may have become “used to” news of no deaths in figures

Ms Sturgeon said the “devastating” figures remind us that Covid-19 has not gone away.

2,294 people who tested positive for coronavirus have now died in Scotland

In total, 19,988 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Scotland

Nicola Sturgeon: Coronavirus cases rise to 67 in last 24 hours

The First Minister confirmed that 67 people have tested positive for the virus in Scotland since yesterday. Yesterday the figure was 44. 

Nicola Sturgeon: Two new deaths of people who tested positive from coronavirus

National Records of Scotland release latest figures:

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