1,062 new Covid-19 cases and 10 deaths confirmed this evening

There has been an additional 1,062 new Covid-19 cases and 10 deaths.

1,436 people are in hospital with the disease and 207 are in ICUs.

The 14 day incidence rate is now 479 cases per 100,000 people.

Chair of NPHET's modelling group, Professor Philip Nolan, says infection levels over the past week are a worry: