Another member of our island community has sadly lost their life to Covid-19, the government has confirmed this afternoon.
The person, who was receiving treatment at Noble’s Hospital, died on Tuesday.
Chief Minister Howard Quayle has said: ‘‘It is extremely saddening to hear of the passing of another member of our community from this cruel virus. My thoughts are with the person’s family and friends at this difficult time.’
This latest death is the second this week from the virus and brings the total number of people to lose their life to Covid on the island to 31.