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4,607 Cases Reported in Ireland Today

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 4,607 confirmed cases of COVID-19. As of 8am today, 579 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of whom 115 are in...

Irish Water and Cork City Council advise about overnight outage to repair a major leak

Irish Water and Cork City Council wish to advise customers in the Togher area that an essential water outage is required from 10pm on Wednesday, 1 December...

UCC Climate Ambassadors Awarded for Outstanding Achievement in 2021

An Taisce’s Environmental Education Unit announced twelve Climate Ambassador Awards for Outstanding Achievement on Thursday 25th November, 2021. The awards are an annual opportunity for Climate Ambassadors to connect...

Bus Éireann announces two new County Cork stops on Expressway Cork – Galway route

Bus Éireann has announced the addition of two new stops on its Expressway Route 51 service from Cork to Galway. The villages of Rathduff and New Twopothouse in...

3,735 Cases Reported in Ireland Today

The HPSC has today been notified of 3,735* confirmed cases of COVID-19. As of 8am today, 566 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 117 are in ICU. *Daily case numbers...

Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team on New COVID Variant (Omicron)

While not formally notified by European Alert Systems, the Department of Health is aware of media reports of the new variant SARS-CoV-2 Variant B.1.1.529 (Omicron) cases in the...

4,791 Cases Reported in Ireland Today

The HPSC has today been notified of 4,791* confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Government Statement On New COVID Variant Identified In Southern African Countries

A new Covid variant has been identified in southern Africa, which has given rise to increased concern.  As a result, travel from a number of countries (Botswana, Eswatini,...

4,620 Cases Reported in Ireland Today

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 4,620* confirmed cases of COVID-19.  As of 8am today, 571 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of whom 118...

Joint Statement From The ICGP & IMO – GPs Urge Public To Self-Isolate If You Have Any Symptoms

GPs across Ireland call on the public to follow public health advice Enormous demand for PCR tests and resulting delay causing frustration, but it is critical that...

Joint Days of Action – Human Trafficking

On the 11th and 12th of November 2021, the Garda National Protective Services Bureau participated in pan-European wide joint action days. The action days targeted human trafficking for...

Minister For Health Announces Updates To Ireland’s Covid-19 Vaccination Programme

The Minister for Health, Stephen Donnelly TD, has accepted new recommendations in relation to the COVID-19 booster vaccination programme. The new recommendations were made by the National Immunisation Advisory...

Vueling Launches New Route From Cork Airport to Paris Orly

Management at Cork Airport has expressed its delight that Spanish low-cost carrier, Vueling, part of the IAG group that owns Aer Lingus, is to launch a new twice...

Statement from the Department of Health On New COVID Variant

The Department of Health has, in recent days, been monitoring the emergence of a new variant (B.1.1.529), of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. This variant has been...

4,764 Cases Reported in Ireland Today

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 4,764* confirmed cases of COVID-19. As of 8am today, 598 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of whom 126 are in...