THE Borders recorded more than 300 cases of coronavirus over the weekend, latest figures show.

Statistics from the Scottish Government were updated at 2pm on Monday (February 14).

And they show that the Borders has now recorded 20,478 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic – a rise of 304 from Friday.

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There are 23 people in hospital in the region with recently confirmed cases of the virus, according to the figures.

That is a decrease of four from Friday.

Scotland has now seen 1,306,292 cases since March 2020, the data shows.