Four more people die with covid-19 in the north west

4 more people have died in the North West from Covid-19 while the number of cases in the region has increased to 510.


The National Public Health Emergency Team meets this morning to consider how any Covid-19 restrictions MIGHT be eased from next month.


A further 77 people have lost their lives after being infected with the virus, bringing the death toll to 687.


401 new cases have been diagnosed, meaning there have been 15,652 confirmed coronavirus cases since it began spreading here.


Currently there are 383 cases in Donegal, 78 in Sligo and 49 in Leitrim.


Chief Medical Officer Dr. Tony Holohan says this morning’s meeting will look at how relaxing any measures would work: