A spokesperson for Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust said: “It is with sadness that we confirm the death of an inpatient who was receiving care at Loughborough Hospital and had tested positive for Covid-19.

“The female, who was in her eighties and had underlying health conditions, died on Saturday 30 May.

“Her family have been informed and our thoughts and condolences are with them at this difficult and distressing time.”


  • The Trust will not be giving out any further information on both patients.
  • The media are asked to respect the wishes of the family, and the interests of staff at Loughborough Hospital to avoid any disruption to operational services.