Crawley areas where Covid infections rose in the second week of July as England’s ‘Freedom Day’ arrives

England’s so-called ‘Freedom Day’ has finally arrived but Covid cases are on the rise across the country.

Monday, 19th July 2021, 5:54 pm
Crawley Covid stats

The latest government figures show 11 out of 13 in Crawley still saw a rise in infections in the latest seven-day period, the second week in July.

Crawley recorded 357 cases in the seven days to 13 July, a rate of 317.6 per 100,000 people.

As restrictions on social distancing and mask wearing now lift in England we reveal which neighbourhoods saw the biggest rise in case rates per 100,000 people.

Broadfield East has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 186%, from 78 to 222.7.
Bewbush has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 146%, from 169.1 to 416.3.
Broadfield West has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 144%, from 111.6 to 272.7.
Ifield and Gossops Green has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 129%, from 85 to 194.4.
Pound Hill has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 66%, from 425.4 to 705.3.
Manor Royal and Northgate has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 42%, from 228.8 to 325.6.
Three Bridges has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 39%, from 346.4 to 482.6.
Southgate has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 21%, from 259.8 to 314.
Langley Green and Gatwick has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 17%, from 138.5 to 161.6.
Ewhurst and West Green has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 12%, from 200 to 223.5.
Tilgate has seen rates of positive Covid cases rise by 8%, from 324.3 to 350.3.
Maidenbower East and Worth has seen rates of positive Covid cases stay the same at a rate of 232.3.
Maidenbower West and Furnace Green has seen rates of positive Covid cases drop by 9%, from 249.9 to 228.2.