Number of Covid-19 cases increase sharply over past fortnight

A Donegal GP says the current rise in the number of Covid-19 cases being detected is no surprise.


Stranorlar GP Denis McCauley made the comments  as the HSE urges people to get their Covid booster vaccine before Christmas.


Cases of Covid 19 have jumped by a fifth on a fortnight ago, with 550 new cases detected in the past week.


The chair of the Irish Medical Organisation GP Sub Committee says certain groups at risk should get the booster jab: