“Social distancing is here for the long haul” – Nolan

A senior member of the National Public Health Emergency Team says we must make a long term commitment to social distancing.

Hospital numbers had reached 130 yesterday evening, seven of them in Letterkenny University Hospital. That's up from two earlier in the week, with none of them in intensive care.

Chair of NPHET's Covid modelling group, Professor Philip Nolan says sustained adherence to guidelines is the only answer........