NPHET meet to discuss week one of Level 5

 

The National Public Health Emergency Team meet this morning to discuss the first week of Level 5 Covid-19 restrictions.

The national 14-day incidence rate has now dipped below 300 for the first time in over a week as case numbers continue to fall.

There were 20 new confirmed cases in Donegal yesterday while the county's incidence rate is 312.8.

There are calls on the Government to adopt the EU traffic light travel system as quickly as possible - as the industry is dealing with a death blow.

Infectious Disease expert Dr Eoghan De Barra doesn't believe now is the right time to allow international travel to resume: