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# covid19

Last year
Ireland's Covid-19 vaccination programme will pause over the summer
All time
79% of people in favour of mandatory mask-wearing in at least one setting
Official Covid case numbers 'just the tip of the iceberg' as subvariants lead to summer surge
WHO says Covid pandemic caused deaths of nearly 15 million people around world
Coronavirus: 14,486 new cases and 750 patients in hospital, including 44 in ICU
'Disappointing' to have no nursing or midwifery member on new Covid advisory group, INMO says
European health agencies say it's 'too early' for fourth Covid vaccine for general population
HSE boss admits ‘challenges’ ahead as €20 billion National Service Plan unveiled
Coronavirus: 8,250 new PCR-confirmed cases and 9,608 positive antigen tests reported since Friday
Coronavirus: 11,671 new PCR-confirmed cases and 8,515 positive antigen tests reported since Friday
Coalition leaders to discuss changes to mandatory mask-wearing rules
Online booking opens for 5-11 year olds as just over one fifth have received Covid vaccine
Coronavirus: 9,441 new cases and 639 patients in hospital, including 58 in ICU
Large study backs up findings from Irish experts about Covid placentitis
Covid: 10,571 new cases announced in Ireland, 896 in hospital and 90 in ICU
Covid-19: 5,767 positive PCRs, 5,916 positive antigen tests, 979 in hospital and 93 in ICU
Covid-19: 18,904 new confirmed cases, 1,011 in hospital and 92 in ICU
Millions more locked down as China battles Omicron spread
Covid-19: 21,384 new confirmed cases, 984 in hospital and 83 in ICU
State spent almost €25 million on mandatory hotel quarantine, new figures show
Ireland ranked highest in Europe for boosters as elective care may be cancelled due to Covid
Coronavirus: 16,986 new confirmed cases, 804 in hospital and 93 in ICU
HSE opens Covid vaccine registration for all children aged 5-11
Booster vaccines available to anyone aged over 16 as Health Minister promises more ICU beds
Coronavirus: 16,428 new cases confirmed in Ireland, with 22 deaths notified in the past week
First vaccination clinics for vulnerable children held as hospitals face pressure due to Covid
People aged 30-39 can receive a booster shot from today
Coronavirus: 6,735 new cases confirmed in Ireland
Irish NGOs worried booster roll-outs will lead to further vaccine inequality globally
Holohan advises people not to meet indoors with other households and to avoid crowded shops
11,182 new coronavirus cases confirmed - Ireland's highest daily total
Coronavirus: 7,411 new cases confirmed in Ireland
Coronavirus: 6,307 new cases confirmed in Ireland, with 55 deaths notified in the past week
Plan for the rollout of boosters to under-40s expected by end of week, says HSE
UK cuts Covid isolation period to 7 days as Johnson says no more restrictions before Christmas
Biden pledges 500 million free rapid Covid tests to counter Omicron
Only half of people with Covid-19 symptoms are isolating as 4,799 new cases confirmed in Ireland
Covid-19: What does the recent data tell us about Ireland's fight against the virus?
Coronavirus: 4,688 new cases confirmed in Ireland
Coronavirus: 4,004 new cases confirmed in Ireland