‘Embarrassed and frustrated’: Hospital staff’s Covid concerns revealed in FOI documents

Documents claim staff members in Mayo University Hospital felt ‘disillusioned, embarrassed and frustrated’ by working conditions during the Covid-19 outbreak Aontú representative for Mayo, Paul Lawless had a number of documents released to him under the Freedom of Information Act...

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Saints and sanitisers: Mass returns, but not as we know it

Mass — like every other form of public gathering — has changed as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. On July 26 last, many parishioners in Ballina’s St Muredach’s Cathedral and St Patrick’s Church experienced Sunday Mass for the first...

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Mayo among several counties to report fresh cases of Covid

At least one more case of Covid-19 has been recorded in Mayo. The news has been confirmed by the Department...

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Frustrated Mayo publican vows to set up new political party

A new political party is on the horizon after a former councillor became annoyed by the “discrimination of publicans” and...

Wednesday, 05/08/20 - 7:36am Read More

Top WHO doctor suggests Ireland may need to reopen pubs on a county by county basis

The Executive Director of the World Health Organisation’s Emergency Programme said the country may need to reopen pubs on a...

Tuesday, 04/08/20 - 3:39pm Read More

Mayo’s only Covid assessment hub has closed

Despite seven new cases of coronavirus confirmed in Mayo last Saturday, the county’s Covid-19 community assessment hub, based in Castlebar,...

Tuesday, 04/08/20 - 1:51pm Read More

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