Six people awaiting in-patient beds at LUH

There were six people awaiting admission to Letterkenny University Hospital this morning according to the INMO, three of them on trolleys in its Emergency Department.

It's one up on yesterdays figure.

Cork University Hospital was the most overcrowded, with 59 people waiting there.

Nationally, the INMO says there were 346 admitted patients awaiting beds in Irish hospitals this morning.