COVID-19: 271 new cases reported today

Galway Daily news 25 percent drop in COVID cases in Galway hospitals

Health officials have reported a further 271 cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.

As of this morning, there are 77 people in hospital with the disease, of whom 27 are in ICUs.

Daily case numbers may change due to future data review, validation and update, the Department of Health says.

No county breakdown or further information was given by the Department today.