New Covid case in Sligo follows 14 in Donegal at weekend

A new case of Covid-19 has been confirmed in County Sligo. The total`to date in the county is now 156.

It follows 14 new cases over the weekend in County Donegal, where the total is now 537.

There have been no new cases in Leitrim, where the total number of cases remains at 85.

As of midnight on Saturday, the Health Protection Surveillance Centre has been notified of 42 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

Of the cases notified today; 20 are men / 22 are women and 71% are under 45 years of age.

24 are in Dublin, 6 in Limerick, and the remaining 12 are located across a number of counties including Galway and Sligo.