Government urged to drop Level 5 restrictions for local lockdowns

The Government has been urged to forego blanket Level 5 restrictions in favour of local lockdowns in areas with Covid-19 hotspots. As the April 5th review date for restrictions moves closer, official figures show that Covid-19 is thriving in some...

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An entire Mayo community to get Covid vaccine this week

The population on Clare Island are set to be vaccinated against Covid-19 over the course of the next few days. The Islanders had been advocating to be prioritised for vaccines in recent weeks. They received word last week arrangements were...

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Belmullet GP describes joy at giving Covid vaccines

GPs in Belmullet administered their first doses of the vaccine to the over 85s last week. Dr Fergal Ruane said...

Wednesday, 10/03/21 - 10:38am Read More

Mayo in fight for second Covid vaccination centre

A vaccination centre for the Erris region is being considered. Fianna Fáil TD Dara Calleary submitted a parliamentary question asking...

Wednesday, 10/03/21 - 7:48am Read More

Councillor demands answers on Mayo’s Covid death rate

A Mayo councillor is demanding answers over the high number of Covid-19 deaths in the county. Mayo has seen more...

Tuesday, 09/03/21 - 10:32am Read More

Single Covid outbreak led to 442 cases in the west

A single outbreak of Covid-19 among students in the west of the country led to at least 442 further cases...

Thursday, 04/03/21 - 8:30pm Read More

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