Many Medics Across The Country Are Calling For A Full Lockdown
It's to to curb the spread of Covid-19
Dr Nick Flynn of MyCorkGP spoke out this morning in the wake of large gatherings of people on beaches across the county which sparked concerns effective social distancing was not being practiced.
The Cork GP said calls to his practice have doubled - 1,750 calls were recorded when Coronavirus first arrived in Ireland however that number climbed to 3,600 two weeks ago.
Speaking on the Neil Prendeville Show on Cork's RedFM Dr Nick Flynn says there will be consequences of scenes at beaches yesterday:
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The Department of Health have confirmed that there have been 14 more deaths in relation to Coronavirus in Ireland.
Cork County Mayor Cllr Ian Doyle Is Reminding All Road Users To Be Extra Vigilant Across The Weekend
The Council is calling on motorists, cyclists, and pedestrians to proceed with caution on the roads
It's Feared 150,000 People Could Be Out Of A Job Today
That's if the majority of building sites close
Irish Rail Says It Will Continue To Provide Services During The Pandemic
However a reduced timetable will operate from Monday
Men Are Being Asked Not To Consume More Than 17 Standard Drinks Per Week
The limit for women is 11
The Taoiseach Is Reminding People That Food Supplies Are Good
He also said there's no need to panic buy or stockpile food
There Are Calls For Supermarkets To Only Allow The Elderly And Vulnerable People Order Shopping Online
Supermarkets across Cork are experiencing long waiting times and checkout queues
Cork County Council Is Advising People That The Ballycotton Cliff Walk Is Now Closed At Both Ends
The measures came into effect from this morning
A Cork Couple Are Currently Making The Long Journey To Lima To Get On A Flight Out Of Peru
A flight for Ireland is due to leave the country tomorrow
Drivers Are Advised That All NCT Car Testing Centres Are Closed Today
It's due to the government's increased restrictions
The First Flight To Collect More Personal Protective Equipment For Frontline Medical Staff Has Just Taken Off
The cargo plane left Dublin Airport in the last few minutes