Tighter lockdown in North may lead to Level 4 for Donegal

 

The Stormont executive will hold a special meeting this morning to consider bringing in new Covid-19 restrictions in Northern Ireland.

Health officials have recommended a tighter lockdown for four to six weeks, after an average of 880 cases a day over the past week.

Donegal Cavan and Monaghan may be moved to level 4 restrictions if new measures are introduced in the North.

Local Fianna Fáil TD Brendan Smith hopes it won't be necessary to increase restrictions: