Doctors urge those with Covid-19 symptoms to contact immediately

Doctors are appealing to anyone with Covid-19 symptoms to get in touch immediately.

Out of hours GP services are available over the phone all weekend, despite the bank holiday.

Anyone who doesn't have a named GP in their contact book can call a local hospital for advice on steps to take.

Dr. Ray Walley from the GP Advisory Group in the HSE says you must isolate first, and then make the call: