Open letter written to Derry & Strabane over Covid concerns


The North’s First and Deputy First Ministers have written an open letter to the people of the Derry City and Strabane District Council area expressing concern at the high incidence of Covid-19 in the district.

The 7 day incidence rate of the virus in Derry and Strabane has risen again today, and now stands at 581.4 per 100,000 of the population with 876 cases confirmed there in the past seven days.

People there are encouraged to self-isolate and book a test once they get any symptoms.