More PPE arrives in NI as Covid-19 case numbers rise

There have now been 244 deaths on the island of Ireland from Covid-19, 174 in the Republic and 70 in the North.

The cumulative number of confirmed cases is now over 6,500, 103 in Donegal and 51 in the Derry City and Strabane district.

A large amount of personal protective equipment arrived in the North yesterday.

Deputy first minister Michelle O'Neill says this will address a significant shortage of the gear for healthcare workers...............