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59-year olds across the North West can register for a Covid-19 vaccine from this morning.   Latest figures show more than 1.5 million jabs have been administered in Ireland up to Saturday, including 1.1 million first doses.   It comes as 453 new infections were recorded here yesterday, which brings…

A Donegal GP says there greater confidence among people living in Northern Ireland of emerging from the Covid-19 pandemic compared to those living in the south.   The confidence levels are being linked to the public’s confidence in the roll out of vaccination processes. Some public health experts are concerned…

A Donegal TD has called for family carers to be prioritised when it comes to the vaccine roll-out.   Donegal independent TD Thomas Pringle says Carers are overworked, undervalued and the State is completely over-reliant on the unpaid caring work done by family members around the country.   The Donegal…

A Donegal councillor has urged the government to move those that are providing essential services in communities up the list when it comes to the rollout of Covid-19 vaccinations.   Independent Donegal Councillor, Michael Cholm MacGiollaeasbuig was one of the leading advocates for pharmacy staff to receive the vaccination –…

Republic of Ireland residents have been warned not to book Covid-19 vaccination jabs at centres in the north unless they are registered with a doctor there or have or have an NHS number.   It’s being reported that hundreds of people from the south have been turned away from vaccination…

Ten thousand people at high risk of serious illness from Covid-19 will start getting their vaccinations this week.   Delayed supplies will also reach around 30 GP surgeries for the last of those aged over 85.   Up to yesterday, 493,873 injections were given, with 147,617 people now fully vaccinated.…

A Sligo/Leitrim TD is asking the government to look into loaning extra Covid-19 doses from the likes of the UK.   Fianna Fail Deputy, Marc MacSharry, made the comments in the dail recently.   He says people in all walksof life are feeling the pressure of repeated lockdowns.   Speaking…