LATEST UPDATE: Sligo Racecourse vaccination centre now open

UPDATE:  An assessment of the site at the Sligo Racecourse Vaccination Centre has been done and it is now safe to open.

The centre will remain open until 7:30 this evening.

EARLIER STORY: Sligo Covid Vaccination Centre at Sligo Racecourse was forced to temporarily close this morning as a result of the ongoing wind gusts.

The situation is being monitored and it is now expected that the centre will re-open by 12 noon today.

EARLIER STORY: The Covid vaccination centre at Sligo Racecourse will be temporarily closed today until 1pm because of storm damage.

From 1pm, it will remain open until 7:30pm.