Cross border data sharing must improve – Gildernew

The Republic and Northern Ireland need to share resources to fight the pandemic -- including intensive care beds, according to the chair of the Northern Assembly's Health Committee.

The Derry-Strabane area has the highest fortnightly case rate anywhere on the island.

Meanwhile, a circuit breaker could be about to be imposed there in the coming days.

Sinn Féin MLA Colm Gildernew says public health restrictions need to be similar north and south of the border -- and doctors need to share their data.........