35 people on hospital trolleys in NW

There are 35 people waiting on trolleys for a hospital bed in the north west today.

33 of them are in Letterkenny University Hospital, with two in Sligo.

The most ovecrowded hospitals in the country today are the university hospitals in Wateford and Limerick, which have 44 and 43 people on trolleys.

Overall throughout the country, there are 448 people on trolleys today.