Vaccine being delivered to people in North today

 

The first doses a Covid-19 vaccine will begin to be delivered to people in Northern Ireland today.

Around 12,500 people are expected to get the shot there this week.

People aged 80 and over, care home workers and some healthcare staff are first in line to get immunised.

Saffron Cordery from NHS Providers in the UK explains why it's not being given to everyone working in the health service: