Covid-19

Coronavirus: No deaths and just 5 COVID cases in Galway

There have been been 252 new cases of COVID-19 reported by the Department of Health today, but no further deaths due to the disease. Of the cases reported today, just 5 are in Galway. The 14-day incidence rate here now stands at 63.6 cases per 100,000 population. There have now been a total of 70,711 […] Galway Daily …


Coronavirus: Fewer than 5 cases again in Galway

The Department of Health has reported 344 new cases of Covid-19 today and four additional deaths related to the disease. Fewer than five new cases of Covid-19 were reported in Galway by health officials today. 127 of the new cases are in Dublin, 46 are in Cork, 26 in Louth, 22 in Donegal and 20 […] Galway Daily …


Slight increase in Covid rate in three local areas

Just three Local electoral areas in the county have seen an increase in their 14-day Covid-19 incidence rate, according to new data released this evening. All three LEAs in Galway city saw an increase in their 14-day rate this week, but the incidence rate fell across the other seven LEAs in the county. Galway City […] Galway Daily …


Five confirmed COVID-19 cases at UHG

The number of confirmed COVID-19 patients hospitalised in Galway has gone up to five people according to the latest figures. All five of the confirmed hospitalizations are at University Hospital Galway as of 8pm on Sunday night. Though the number of hospital patients has increased marginally, there remain no confirmed or suspected COVID-19 patients in Intensive […] Galway Daily …


No confirmed COVID patients in the ICU in Galway

There are just three confirmed cases of COVID-19 in hospital in Galway, none of whom are in Intensive Care according to the latest figures. Figures from the HSE as of 8pm on Friday night show that there are three people confirmed to have COVID-19 being treated at UHG, and none at Portiuncula. There are a […] Galway Daily …


One Galway electoral area sees increase in 14-day Covid rate

Just one Local Electoral Area in Co. Galway has seen an increase in their 14-day COVID-19 incidence rate this week, with the other nine LEAs in the county recording a significant drop in their Covid rates since the start of November. The latest data released this evening shows that only Gort-Kinvara LEA has a higher […] Galway Daily …


Coronavirus: Less than 5 COVID cases in Galway for the 2nd day running

There have been 16 additional deaths related to COVID-19 reported by the Department of Health today, along with 270 confirmed cases. Of the deaths reported today, 14 occurred this month, 1 was in October, and 1 remains under investigation according to the HPSC. There have been less than five cases reported in Galway again today, […] Galway Daily …


Decline in COVID-19 hospitalisations in Galway

There has been a significant decrease in the number of people hospitalised with COVID-19 in Galway according to the latest HSE figures. The latest data as of 8pm on Wednesday shows just 16 confirmed cases of COVID-19 between UHG and Portiuncula Hospitals, down from 20 the day before. There are 12 confirmed cases at University […] Galway Daily …


Coronavirus: Seven new cases reported in Galway today

Seven new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Galway by the Department of Health this afternoon, as well as 552 nationally. Two further deaths related to the virus in the Republic were also reported today. Dublin (173), Cork (86) and Limerick (40) are the counties with the highest number of new cases today. 63% […] Galway Daily …


How to land a job during COVID-19

With Level 5 set to last for around five more weeks and uncertainty about what restrictions will be in place in the coming months, those in search of a new job may feel they are facing an uphill battle.  But for those on the job hunt during the pandemic, it is important not to give […] Galway Daily …