Calls for army to be brought in to help in vaccine rollout


Irish Rural Link is calling for the army to be brought in to help in the vaccine rollout, if needed.

There are concerns there may be difficulties bringing vaccines, which have been approved for the over 70s, to remote areas due to the cold storage requirement.

The HSE is examining ways to ensure people living in rural Ireland get the jab.

Chief Executive of Irish Rural Link, Seamus Boland says the latest developments are causing a lot of anxiety: