High numbers again waiting for beds in NW hospitals

The two main hospitals in the north west are again among those with the highest number of patients waiting for beds.

There are 47 waiting on trolleys for beds in Letterkenny University Hospital.

Thirty-one patients are waiting in Sligo University Hospital.

Overall throughout the country today, 477 people are waiting for beds, according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives TrolleyWatch figures.