The Irish health authorities have said that 10 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed among the 419 people in mandatory hotel quarantine:
How sweet is this! 💚 The story behind the viral video of an Irish couple who had just received their first COVID-19 vaccinations.
The Irish Covid case surge is like basically nothing anywhere else in Europe during the second wave. Hungary posted similar growth in early September, but because it was going from almost no daily cases to around 30 per million. Ireland logging >1,200 per million
20 mile lorry queues reported into Dover already... my colleague @BBCSimonJack and team filmed some of them... Tailbacks too at Holyhead as record volumes of freight (20% up on last year) being shifted across Irish Sea ahead of post Brexit checks/ procedures... weather & Covid..
Organisers of a Covid-19 fundraiser for Native Americans have thanked Irish donors for over $100,000 in donations. Support for the campaign is being seen as a chance to repay the generosity shown by the Choctaw Nation tribe during the Famine. |