Taoiseach says the coronavirus situation over the next ten days is "critical" for a number of cities including Cork

NPHET is seriously concerned about the rise in the number of cases of covid-19 in Cork

 

Cases are rising in a number of areas - and people are being urged to reduce the amount of people they socialise with.

The National Public Health Emergency Team is seriously concerned about the rise in the number of cases of covid-19 in Cork

Health officials are meeting today to decide if further measures are needed to stop the virus spreading.

Taoiseach Michael Martin says the government will act urgently if tougher measures are needed:

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