Coronavirus

March 12, 2020
Travel restrictions could ease as executive meets to discuss relaxation

Travel restrictions could ease as executive meets to discuss relaxation

Changes could be made in line with the rest of the UK

Parking charges to resume for NI hospital staff in September

Parking charges to resume for NI hospital staff in September

The Health Minister has extended free parking for Health and Social Care staff until August 31

Six kids and young people under 19 now in hospital with coronavirus

Six kids and young people under 19 now in hospital with coronavirus

The number of inpatients with the virus continues to rise

New live music venue Hennessy’s opens up in Omagh

New live music venue Hennessy’s opens up in Omagh

The venue in the Main Street complex of the town had pushed back its opening date by six months due to Covid 19 restrictions

Three further deaths and 1,600 Covid cases reported

Three further deaths and 1,600 Covid cases reported

There are currently 244 Covid-19 confirmed patients in hospital and 32 in intensive care

NI asthma warning as life returns to 'normal'

NI asthma warning as life returns to 'normal'

A Belfast paediatrician said it is absolutely vital that children stick to their routine and use their inhalers as directed

High Street Voucher link to double vaccinations ruled out by Michelle O'Neill

High Street Voucher link to double vaccinations ruled out by Michelle O'Neill

Deputy First Minister also has concerns over a proposal for certificates for entry to indoor hospitality or entertainment venues

NI Covid Certification Service temporarily interrupted

NI Covid Certification Service temporarily interrupted

The Department said some users in "limited circumstance" may be presented with data relating to others

Woman has operation cancelled less than 24 hours before surgery due to Covid

Woman has operation cancelled less than 24 hours before surgery due to Covid

After waiting three years in pain she feels restrictions shouldn't be lifted because of the pressures facing the NHS

NI should follow Republic in vaccinating all over 12s says Peter Weir

NI should follow Republic in vaccinating all over 12s says Peter Weir

Panel advises UK health departments on immunisation and has not ruled on children over 12 being jabbed

Three further deaths and over 1,450 Covid cases reported

Three further deaths and over 1,450 Covid cases reported

There are currently 243 Covid-19 confirmed patients in hospital and 29 in intensive care

There is no 'pingdemic' in NI say DoH

There is no 'pingdemic' in NI say DoH

People told to self isolate must have been within two metres of someone with covid for at least 15 minutes

Belsonic defends decision for gig-goers to require proof of Covid status

Belsonic defends decision for gig-goers to require proof of Covid status

Promoter Joe Dougan said the criteria has been introduced to keep the audience, artists and workers safe

Three-week-old baby in ICU with coronavirus

Three-week-old baby in ICU with coronavirus

"More people are going into intensive care which we haven't seen previously and a younger cohort are needing that intensive support"

BT12 and BT36 among NI postcodes hardest hit by Covid in past week

BT12 and BT36 among NI postcodes hardest hit by Covid in past week

13 postcodes across the region recorded more than 200 new Covid-19 cases this week

Full list of the relaxations announced by NI Executive

Full list of the relaxations announced by NI Executive

Stormont ministers have raised the number limit for gatherings in indoor domestic settings

NI waiting lists ‘will double in five years’ without urgent intervention

NI waiting lists ‘will double in five years’ without urgent intervention

There are currently more than 335,000 waiting on a first consultant-led appointment in Northern Ireland

Best man from Belfast attends wedding in a photo frame after Covid alert

Best man from Belfast attends wedding in a photo frame after Covid alert

"There's actually more photos of people with the frame than with me.. and I was the groom"

Two youngsters in NI hospitals fighting Covid-19

Two youngsters in NI hospitals fighting Covid-19

"There is an increasing number of young people requiring a very high level of acute care"

NI Executive agrees further coronavirus relaxations

NI Executive agrees further coronavirus relaxations

The changes will take effect from 6pm on Tuesday July 27

Large drop in daily positive coronavirus cases reported in NI

Large drop in daily positive coronavirus cases reported in NI

Trusts have said they are under pressure, with currently 208 Covid-19 confirmed patients in hospital

NI's biggest gay nightclub no longer opening for Pride 2021

NI's biggest gay nightclub no longer opening for Pride 2021

Staff will be supporting other venues in Belfast where people can still celebrate the event

Children over 12 should be offered Covid vaccine, health chiefs are urged

Children over 12 should be offered Covid vaccine, health chiefs are urged

"A lot of parents would like children vaccinated so their education won't be disturbed this year"