ANOTHER three people have died in Hampshire after testing positive for coronavirus.

Updated figures show that a further three deaths were recorded at hospitals run by Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

This brings the trust's total coronavirus-related death toll to nine.

Two people died on Friday (March 27) and the third on Saturday (March 28).

The trust runs the Royal Hampshire County Hospital in Winchester, Andover War Memorial Hospital, Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital and Alton Community Hospital.

Official figures do not specify which hospitals the deaths were recorded by.