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Ireland exempt from new UK travel rules requiring Covid-19 test for arrivals
The new rules do not apply for those within the Common Travel Area – including Ireland.
# Test centres
1,400 people attend new 'walk-in, no appointment needed' Covid-19 test centres today
The temporary testing centres will allow people who don’t have symptoms of Covid-19 to get a free test.
# mater private
Mater Private hospitals reach agreement with insurers to cover cost of Covid-19 tests
The hospital group had previously defended charging patients up to €275 for Covid-19 tests.