Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Lockdown extended for three more weeks

Posted by
editor@newrytimes.com
Wednesday, April 15th, 2020
Coronavirus

The coronavirus lockdown in Northern Ireland will be extended for another three weeks.

 

Embed from Getty Images

 

First Minister Arlene Foster said the Northern Ireland Executive took the decision after a meeting today.

 

 

Earlier today, Newry Times reported that another six people who tested positive for Covid-19 had died in the last 24 hours.

This brings the total number of deaths in the country to 140 people.

 

 

Lockdown restrictions will now remain until 5 May 2020.

The lockdown will be reviewed by the Northern Ireland Executive as more data emerges.

 

 

 

Keep up to date with all the latest Northern Ireland Coronavirus / Covid-19 news HERE

 

Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed

-->

This website does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies. You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 16/01/2017. If you have any questions feel free to contact Newry Times by emailing editor@newrytimes.com

Log in