One more Covid-19 death and 123 new cases in Northern Ireland

Six residents at a private nursing home in Derry have tested positive

HSE approved ways to protect yourself and others against the Coronavirus


One more person has died from Covid-19 in Northern Ireland and there have been 123 new cases.

The Public Health Agency said the total number of confirmed cases in Northern Ireland is 533.

It says to date 22 people who tested positive have died.

An update from the National Public Health Emergency Team in the Republic of Ireland is expected at 5.45pm today. 

Forty-six people have died from Covid-19 in the Republic and there have been 2,615 confirmed cases.

Meanwhile, six residents at a private nursing home in Derry have tested positive.

The Western Health and Social Care Trust says it "continues to work closely with Owen Mor Private Nursing Home".

The home says the individuals "are being isolated, supported by staff".

If you have a story or want to send a photo or video to us please contact the Donegal Live editorial team any time. To contact Donegal Democrat and Donegal People's Press, email To contact Donegal Post, email To contact Inish Times, email

More News

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.