Death League - Covid moves from 24th to 26th leading cause.
New data has been published on 23rd July, from the ONS (office for National Statistics). Number 1 leading cause of death in England & Wales is Ischaemic Heart Disease. Covid 19 is shown as being the 26th leading cause of death. This is a change from June 2021 when it was shown as 24th leading cause. This screenshot of the main points (3rd bullet point) shows the news.