Scotland has recorded 27 new confirmed cases of coronavirus in a day, according to the latest Scottish Government figures.

A total of 18,547 people have now tested positive for the virus north of the border.

No deaths of people who tested positive for Covid-19 have been recorded for nine consecutive days, meaning the toll remains at 2,491.

The percentage of people testing positive remains at 0.7%, the figures indicate, up 0.3% from Friday.