Northern Ireland Coronavirus

Follow Newry Times’ coverage of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic in Northern Ireland. COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. We will keep you updated with all news, announcements and health advice in relation to the pandemic on this page.

Coronavirus: NI increases ventilators to 165 as first Nightingale Hospital announced

The Department of Health will be designating Belfast City Hospital’s tower block as Northern Ireland’s first Nightingale Hospital - for the anticipated surge of Covid-19 patients requiring intensive care in ...
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Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Two more deaths takes grim NI total to 30

Coronavirus has claimed more lives in Northern Ireland in the last 24 hours. According to the Public Health Agency, another two people have sadly passed away. Both tested positive for ...
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Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Construction companies “must comply with PHA guidelines”

Finance Minister Conor Murphy today talked about the importance of the construction sector and reliefs available for suppliers impacted by Covid-19. Commenting on the challenges for suppliers, Conor Murphy told ...
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Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Minister pays tribute to energy sector workers

Economy Minister Diane Dodds has thanked workers across the energy sector in Northern Ireland for continuing to deliver for the community. Speaking to Newry Times, the Minister said, “Northern Ireland’s ...
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Coronavirus Northern Ireland: New ‘clustering’ guidance published for schools

Schools have been issued with guidance on clustering to ensure there are sustainable arrangements and sufficient places for vulnerable children and the children of key workers during the Covid-19 crisis ...
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