63 people on trolleys at Northwest hospitals today

There were 63 people waiting for beds at Northwest Hospitals today, according to latest figures.

37 people are on a trolley at Letterkenny University Hospital, while 26 are waiting in Sligo.

Letterkenny is the third worst in the country behind University Hospital Limerick (62) and South Tipperary General Hospital (45).

Nationally, the INMO claims the figure is 544, including eight children.