Huge spike in sick people without a bed at Letterkenny University Hospital

Today's figures from the Irish Nurser and Midwives Association show that 35 sick people are without a bed at Letterkenny University Hospital.

12 people are on trolleys and 23 are 'on wards'.

The overcrowding is the third worse in the country behind the University hospitals in Limerick and Galway.

Across the country 494 people are without a bed.