A FURTHER 168 people have died after testing positive for coronavirus, bringing the total to 689.

Patients were aged between 29 and 98 years old and all but four of them (aged between 82 and 91 years old) had underlying health conditions.

Four people in Oxfordshire have died since Tuesday from coronavirus, the NHS confirmed.

14,579 have now tested positive in the UK, an increase from 11,658 yesterday.

More to follow.