There have now been 98 confirmed deaths related to the infection at the hospital since the outbreak began.
More than 150 people who had tested positive for the infection have now been allowed home.
The total number of deaths at the hospital now stands at 94.
The total death toll at the hospital now stands at 83.
The cases were confirmed following the publication of the latest figures for hospital fatalities related to the infection.
The applause was the first to be held since the announcement of a Lynn hospital healthcare assistant's death from the virus earlier this week.
Officials have urged the public not to become complacent despite the latest figures for the number of patients who have overcome the infection.
A total of 70 patients are now known to have died after catching the infection.
The latest confirmed cases take the total number of coronavirus-related deaths at the hospital to 64.
A total of 61 patients are now known to have died after testing positive for the infection.
Hospital bosses have described the news as 'devastating' and say they are supporting her family.
A total of 56 people have now died at the hospital after testing positive for the virus.
A total of 75 patients have now been discharged from the hospital after contracting the virus.
The total number of coronavirus-related deaths at Lynn's hospital is now more than 50.
The man is the 41st person known to have died after testing positive for the infection at the hospital since the outbreak began.
The patient was clapped out of the hospital by staff as the number of patients discharged rose past 50.
Eight further deaths have been confirmed this afternoon, though the hospital also says the number of patients discharged has risen to 52.
The latest update comes after the national death toll for Covid-19 rose by more than 900 in the past 24 hours.
Officials have this afternoon confirmed the deaths of three more patients who had tested positive for coronavirus.
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