Glasgow has reported 144 new cases of coronavirus in the past 24 hours, with Liverpool, Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds recording higher daily counts.

It comes after the Scottish city recorded the highest incidence of Covid in the UK on Saturday, when 250 new cases were detected - equivalent to 39.5 cases for every 100,000 people. 

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The latest data, compiled by the popular Travelling Tabby coronavirus tracker site, shows that Liverpool has reported the highest number of new cases today with 203. 

That also gives Liverpool a population rate of 40.8 per 100,000. 

Based on total counts from the past seven days, Birmingham has reported the most cases in the UK overall: 1,745, compared to 1,147 in Glasgow.

The highest Covid rate for the past week has been reported in Blaenau Gwent tops the table with a rate of 306.3 cases per 100,000 over the past seven days.

Knowley is third, and Liverpool is fourth. Glasgow drops down to the second page of table, and is 22nd in the list with 181.2 cases per 100,000 in the past week.