COVID-19: 288 cases reported today

Galway Daily news Galway hospitals see COVID cases double in recent weeks

A further 288 confirmed cases of COVID-19 have been reported by the Department of Health today.

The number of people hospitalised with COVID has stayed below 50 for the second day in a row, with 49 patients hospitalised today.

The number of seriously ill patients in the ICU is now just 15 in the country.

There is still no county breakdown of the daily figures available from the Department of Health.

These daily case numbers may change in the future after the data is reviewed and validated.