16 people waiting for a bed at Letterkenny University Hospital this morning

There were 16 people waiting for a bed at Letterkenny University Hospital this morning according to the INMO.

There were six on trolleys while a further ten were on wards.

It's down significantly on yesterday figure of 29.

The latest trolley watch report has revealed that Limerick University Hospital was the most overcrowded in the country - 50 people waiting there.

Nationally there were 490 people waiting for beds at hospitals today.