THE Borders has recorded 70 new cases of coronavirus in the last day, latest figures show.

According to Scottish Government data published at 2pm today (November 11), the Borders has now seen 9,885 cases of the virus since the start of the pandemic.

There are 13 people in the hospital in the Borders with confirmed cases of the virus – one fewer than yesterday.

Scotland has now recorded 674,062 cases of the virus since March last year, according to the latest data.