Sligo hospital among worst hit today in trolley crisis

Sligo University Hospital is among the worst hit today by overcrowding, with 28 people there waiting for a bed.

In Letterkenny University Hospital, there are 13 people waiting.

Meanwhile, a Sligo Fianna Fail councillor is asking where the budget of Sligo University Hospital is being spent.

HSE West Forum Committee Vice Chair and Ballymote Cllr Keith Henry says answers are needed, especially as the numbers for those waiting for beds are expected to get even worse as the winter approaches: