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# outbreak - Thursday 25 February, 2021

UL to start high visibility patrols on campus after a spike in Covid-19 cases
# Covid-19 Outbreak
# Covid-19 Outbreak

UL to start high visibility patrols on campus after a spike in Covid-19 cases

Feb 25th 2021, 3:17 PM 15,896 Views 41 Comments

UL’s President, Professor Kerstin Mey made the announcement on Twitter this afternoon.

# outbreak - Monday 15 February, 2021

New Zealand's largest city enters snap lockdown as UK variant found
# Auckland
# Auckland

New Zealand's largest city enters snap lockdown as UK variant found

Feb 15th 2021, 7:47 AM 30,252 Views 48 Comments

The first batch of coronavirus vaccines arrived in New Zealand today.

# outbreak - Friday 15 January, 2021

Eight new Covid-19 cases and lockdown extension for O'Gara's La Rochelle
# Outbreak
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# Outbreak

Eight new Covid-19 cases and lockdown extension for O'Gara's La Rochelle

Jan 15th 2021, 12:17 PM 5,424 Views 0 Comments

The club’s training centre was first closed after registering 15 new cases of coronavirus on Tuesday.

# outbreak - Thursday 14 January, 2021

Second postponement in a week for Aston Villa as Everton match falls victim to Covid-19
# Outbreak
From The42
# Outbreak

Second postponement in a week for Aston Villa as Everton match falls victim to Covid-19

Jan 14th 2021, 10:53 AM 2,716 Views 1 Comment

Newcastle’s game against Villa will now take place on January 23, during the FA Cup fourth-round weekend.

# outbreak - Friday 8 January, 2021

Aston Villa to field youth side in FA Cup tie against Liverpool
# Outbreak
From The42
# Outbreak

Aston Villa to field youth side in FA Cup tie against Liverpool

Jan 8th 2021, 7:53 AM 7,131 Views 15 Comments

None of the first team or staff – including manager Dean Smith – will attend tonight’s game as Covid-19 has swept through the squad.

# outbreak - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Students at Kerry school advised to stay at home up until 30 December after 17 Covid cases confirmed
# Killorglin
# Killorglin

Students at Kerry school advised to stay at home up until 30 December after 17 Covid cases confirmed

Dec 16th 2020, 10:48 PM 39,082 Views 28 Comments

“It has been uncommon to see an outbreak of this scale among a school population,” a HSE letter sent to parents said.

# outbreak - Tuesday 1 December, 2020

Newcastle’s Premier League clash with Villa postponed over coronavirus outbreak
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Newcastle’s Premier League clash with Villa postponed over coronavirus outbreak

Updated Dec 1st 2020, 4:50 PM 6,132 Views 0 Comments

The match was due to be played on Friday.

# outbreak - Friday 20 November, 2020

More than 20 patients test positive for Covid-19 in south Dublin hospital outbreak
# Loughlinstown
# Loughlinstown

More than 20 patients test positive for Covid-19 in south Dublin hospital outbreak

Nov 20th 2020, 12:01 PM 32,882 Views 29 Comments

The outbreak was traced back to an asymptomatic patient.

# outbreak - Monday 9 November, 2020

Suspected outbreak of coronavirus at Mountjoy Prison postpones firearms trial
# Prison Lockdown
# Prison Lockdown

Suspected outbreak of coronavirus at Mountjoy Prison postpones firearms trial

Nov 9th 2020, 1:34 PM 18,867 Views 0 Comments

The suspected outbreak has led to the postponement of a firearms trial at the Special Criminal Court.

# outbreak - Monday 2 November, 2020

Additional measures in place at Midlands Prison after six staff test positive
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Additional measures in place at Midlands Prison after six staff test positive

Nov 2nd 2020, 7:10 PM 24,027 Views 3 Comments

Widespread testing has been carried out across the campus.

# outbreak - Tuesday 27 October, 2020

Coronavirus across Europe: ICU shortage in France as Belgium urges Covid-positive doctors to keep working
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Coronavirus across Europe: ICU shortage in France as Belgium urges Covid-positive doctors to keep working

Oct 27th 2020, 5:25 PM 53,123 Views 15 Comments

There is concern across the continent.

# outbreak - Friday 23 October, 2020

Cavan GP says Covid-19 situation has been 'horrendous' over the past few weeks
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Cavan GP says Covid-19 situation has been 'horrendous' over the past few weeks

Oct 23rd 2020, 6:00 AM 42,473 Views 24 Comments

Cavan has the highest incidence rate in Ireland, with more than 1,000 cases per 100,000 people.

# outbreak - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Nurses at Portlaoise hospital raise concerns after Covid outbreak leads to closure of ward
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Nurses at Portlaoise hospital raise concerns after Covid outbreak leads to closure of ward

Oct 15th 2020, 5:22 PM 28,376 Views 7 Comments

The medical ward at Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise is no longer accepting new patients.

Outbreak of Covid-19 among residents and staff at Dublin nursing home
# Swords
# Swords

Outbreak of Covid-19 among residents and staff at Dublin nursing home

Oct 15th 2020, 5:18 PM 38,385 Views 6 Comments

Residents and staff who tested positive are now isolating.

# outbreak - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

Sale Sharks' Premiership play-off hopes ended by 27 positive Covid cases
# Cluster
From The42
# Cluster

Sale Sharks' Premiership play-off hopes ended by 27 positive Covid cases

Oct 7th 2020, 2:18 PM 8,845 Views 4 Comments

Bath will now face Exeter, while Wasps meet Bristol in the semi-finals.

# outbreak - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

Laois nursing home confirms Covid-19 outbreak with 31 cases
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Laois nursing home confirms Covid-19 outbreak with 31 cases

Oct 6th 2020, 3:55 PM 29,511 Views 36 Comments

Ten members of staff have tested positive for the virus.

# outbreak - Friday 2 October, 2020

Positive Covid-19 cases among Armagh senior and Clare minor football panels
# Outbreak
From The42
# Outbreak

Positive Covid-19 cases among Armagh senior and Clare minor football panels

Updated Oct 2nd 2020, 3:51 PM 8,076 Views 5 Comments

Both teams are scheduled to return to competitive action this month.

# outbreak - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Varadkar: 'If public health teams recommend that a meat plant should close, it should close. Full stop'
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Varadkar: 'If public health teams recommend that a meat plant should close, it should close. Full stop'

Sep 17th 2020, 2:24 PM 30,024 Views 52 Comments

Sinn Féin’s Pearse Doherty said meat barons are playing with people’s lives.

# outbreak - Sunday 6 September, 2020

INMO: 'Extremely worrying' to see Covid-19 outbreaks in hospitals
# Beaumont Hospital
# Beaumont Hospital

INMO: 'Extremely worrying' to see Covid-19 outbreaks in hospitals

Updated Sep 6th 2020, 2:17 PM 56,909 Views 66 Comments

The union was responding to reports of a Covid-19 outbreak at Beaumont Hospital.

# outbreak - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Nearly 1,500 cases linked to 28 meat factory outbreaks across the country
# Clusters And Lockdowns
# Clusters And Lockdowns

Nearly 1,500 cases linked to 28 meat factory outbreaks across the country

Aug 30th 2020, 7:30 AM 83,877 Views 86 Comments

In the 28 days up to 15 August, there were 330 confirmed Covid-19 cases associated with meat/poultry factory outbreaks.

# outbreak - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Ulster Rugby confirm 'a number of Covid-19 cases' in set-up as all training stood down
# Outbreak
From The42
# Outbreak

Ulster Rugby confirm 'a number of Covid-19 cases' in set-up as all training stood down

Aug 26th 2020, 8:18 PM 37,922 Views 17 Comments

‘Multiple’ academy players have tested positive for the virus, and one senior player is self-isolating.

# outbreak - Monday 17 August, 2020

Ardern delays general election after new outbreak of Covid-19 in New Zealand
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Ardern delays general election after new outbreak of Covid-19 in New Zealand

Aug 17th 2020, 7:08 AM 21,532 Views 36 Comments

The New Zealand prime minister has put the election back to October.

# outbreak - Monday 10 August, 2020

Offaly meat factory announces suspension of operations following criticism for opening this morning
# Covid19
# Covid19

Offaly meat factory announces suspension of operations following criticism for opening this morning

Updated Aug 10th 2020, 7:10 PM 118,784 Views 113 Comments

Three other meat factories in Kildare, which is also under regional Covid restrictions, have temporarily closed.

# outbreak - Wednesday 17 June, 2020

Over 1,200 flights in and out of Beijing cancelled as it aims to halt Covid-19 spread
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Over 1,200 flights in and out of Beijing cancelled as it aims to halt Covid-19 spread

Jun 17th 2020, 9:11 AM 16,977 Views 20 Comments

The Chinese capital has enacted a number of measures to limit travel in and out of the city.

# outbreak - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Number of people infected by confirmed case of Covid-19 in Ireland down from four to around one
# Transmission
# Transmission

Number of people infected by confirmed case of Covid-19 in Ireland down from four to around one

Apr 9th 2020, 9:03 PM 87,162 Views 99 Comments

Professor Philip Nolan said the modelling advisory group can see the “profound effect” the measures are having on transmission.

# outbreak - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Harris announces new supports for nursing homes after 40 clusters identified across the country
# HPSC
# HPSC

Harris announces new supports for nursing homes after 40 clusters identified across the country

Updated Apr 4th 2020, 2:15 PM 57,045 Views 98 Comments

Figures correct as of midnight on Wednesday were released this morning by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

# outbreak - Friday 3 April, 2020

New figures show 38 clusters of Covid-19 in Ireland's nursing homes
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

New figures show 38 clusters of Covid-19 in Ireland's nursing homes

Apr 3rd 2020, 12:29 PM 29,223 Views 20 Comments

Nursing homes now account for 23.8% of Covid-19 clusters in the country.

# outbreak - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Kevin Durant among 4 Brooklyn Nets players diagnosed with COVID-19
# Outbreak
From The42
# Outbreak

Kevin Durant among 4 Brooklyn Nets players diagnosed with COVID-19

Mar 17th 2020, 10:24 PM 5,402 Views 0 Comments

He confirmed to The Athletic website he had tested positive for the virus.

# outbreak - Monday 16 March, 2020

The Irishman who played under controversial circumstances at the weekend
# The Show Must Go On
From The42
# The Show Must Go On

The Irishman who played under controversial circumstances at the weekend

Mar 16th 2020, 7:02 PM 14,547 Views 0 Comments

Michael Doyle was one of the few Irish footballers competing in England on Saturday.

Limerick and Dublin postpone all club GAA games fixed for April
# Outbreak
From The42
# Outbreak

Limerick and Dublin postpone all club GAA games fixed for April

Updated Mar 16th 2020, 12:37 PM 3,389 Views 4 Comments

Galway became the first county to scrap club fixtures in April last week.

# outbreak - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Twelve new Covid-19 cases confirmed in UK, bringing total to 35
# Matt Hancock
# Matt Hancock

Twelve new Covid-19 cases confirmed in UK, bringing total to 35

Updated Mar 1st 2020, 2:29 PM 40,871 Views 20 Comments

The UK health secretary said shutting down cities was possible despite a “huge economic and social downside”.

# outbreak - Saturday 29 February, 2020

Trump announces new travel restrictions as first death from Covid-19 confirmed in US
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Trump announces new travel restrictions as first death from Covid-19 confirmed in US

Feb 29th 2020, 7:39 PM 84,999 Views 33 Comments

Yesterday, the US President denounced criticism of his response to the threat as a “hoax” cooked up by his political enemies.

# outbreak - Thursday 27 February, 2020

Denmark confirms first Covid-19 case as UK total rises to 15
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Denmark confirms first Covid-19 case as UK total rises to 15

Updated Feb 27th 2020, 9:26 AM 35,839 Views 31 Comments

The man is relatively well and has returned to his home, where he remains in isolation, health officials said.

# outbreak - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

Four tourists test positive for Covid-19 at quarantined Tenerife hotel
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Four tourists test positive for Covid-19 at quarantined Tenerife hotel

Updated Feb 26th 2020, 5:50 PM 57,540 Views 18 Comments

The second virus-related death in France was confirmed this morning.

Covid-19: Department of Foreign Affairs urges people not to travel to 11 Italian 'red zones'
# Red Zones
# Red Zones

Covid-19: Department of Foreign Affairs urges people not to travel to 11 Italian 'red zones'

Feb 26th 2020, 4:41 PM 29,184 Views 10 Comments

There has been an increase in the number of confirmed cases in Italy

Ireland should expect 'a very big increase' in suspected coronavirus cases in the next few weeks
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Ireland should expect 'a very big increase' in suspected coronavirus cases in the next few weeks

Feb 26th 2020, 12:06 PM 108,434 Views 70 Comments

Health Minister Simon Harris stresses this does not mean a significant number of positive cases.

# outbreak - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Iran's deputy health minister has been diagnosed with the coronavirus
# Iraj Harirchi
# Iraj Harirchi

Iran's deputy health minister has been diagnosed with the coronavirus

Feb 25th 2020, 12:06 PM 40,822 Views 18 Comments

Clusters of the illness have been reported across Iran.

Coronavirus: How likely is it to come to Ireland? And can the health service cope with an outbreak?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Coronavirus: How likely is it to come to Ireland? And can the health service cope with an outbreak?

Feb 25th 2020, 6:00 AM 62,619 Views 52 Comments

The State has a “mitigation” strategy ready to roll out if the “containment” strategy fails.

# outbreak - Monday 24 February, 2020

Ulster trip among Pro14 games postponed due to Coronavirus outbreak in Italy
# Safety Measures
From The42
# Safety Measures

Ulster trip among Pro14 games postponed due to Coronavirus outbreak in Italy

Feb 24th 2020, 1:14 PM 3,854 Views 1 Comment

This weekend’s fixture between Zebre and Ospreys is also off.

Public Health Emergency Team to meet to 'advance Covid-19 preparedness plans for Ireland'
# Outbreak
# Outbreak

Public Health Emergency Team to meet to 'advance Covid-19 preparedness plans for Ireland'

Updated Feb 24th 2020, 9:47 AM 40,187 Views 48 Comments

Three people have died in Italy, which is experiencing Europe’s first major outbreak of the virus.

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