New Covid test centre opens tomorrow, Wed., for Leitrim residents

A new Covid-19 testing centre is opening in Carrick on Shannon, Co. Leitrim from tomorrow,  Wednesday.

It will be located at the North West Business and Technology Park, Castlecara Road, in the town.

The centre will provide free testing for residents of County Leitrim, with the HSE currently able to provide for 480 tests a day in the area.

Emma Ball is the HSE General Manager for the Sligo/Leitrim area.

Speaking to OceanFM News, she says the centre will provide tests for residents of Leitrim only if they have been referred for a test and have also received a text message confirming the appointment.