Pingdemic: more than 1,300 people in Crawley advised to isolate in one week

Crawley has seen a rise of more than 54% in the people who have been pinged in the week leading up to July 14, official figure shsoow.

Friday, 23rd July 2021, 10:21 am

In Crawley 1332 people were 'pinged' and told to isolate, a 54.7% rise from the 861 people 'pinged' in the seven days leading up to July 7.

This was the second most amount of people 'pinged' in a seven-day period.

The seven days leading up to December 30 saw 1,406 Crawley residents pinged.

There has been a rise in people being pinged in Crawley

That sees the town ranked 31st nationally for the biggest increase in close contact alert.

Since September, 9798 people in Crawley have been 'pinged'.