Covid-19: ‘There is a very, very bright light at the end of the tunnel,’ say Northamptonshire health chiefs

But Director of Public Health, Lucy Wightman, said: “It’s good news, despite all of the challenges we’ve been facing in Northamptonshire, particularly in North Northants, that the total number of cases in a week is well below 1,000 for the first time in a long time.