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Visiting restrictions imposed on two wards at LGH

May 27, 2021 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: lprxfsblu.

first_img WhatsApp Letterkenny General Hospital wishes to thank patients and the public for their cooperation and apologise for any inconvenience caused. Google+ Facebook Google+ Twitter General advice for visitors:People who are unwell or have vomiting or diarrhoea, or have had vomiting or diarrhoea in the last two days, should not visit the hospital.Children should not be brought to the hospital.Visitors will not be allowed to visit Medical 3 or Surgical 1 wards unless there is an exceptional need; this will have to be agreed with the Clinical Nurse Manager.Only essential visits should be made to the other wards in the hospital and should be confined to one person at a time.Visitors should refrain from moving from one section of the hospital to another and should avoid canteens and any other food dispensing areas.Visitors should wash their hands thoroughly before entering or leaving the inpatient area, or after a visit to the toilet.Those with a serious illness should not visit the hospital, as they may be more likely to get sick if they come in contact with the virus.People who have symptoms such as ‘upset tummy’ should not attend the hospital but contact their GP in the first instance if they have serious concerns. 448 new cases of Covid 19 reported today Twitter Visiting restrictions imposed on two wards at LGH Previous articleBlood Transfusion Service appeals for donationsNext articleHospital not declaring vomiting bug outbreak pending test results News Highland Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Visiting restrictions have been imposed on two wards at  Letterkenny General Hospital as a result of a suspected outbreak of the Winter Vomiting Bug.In a statement, the hospital says there’s been an increased incidence of diarrhoea or vomiting on the Surgical 1 and Medical 3 Wards.To help curtail the spread of this, the hospital is curtailing visiting in these two wards from today.Management is also asking people not to come to visit anyone in the hospital if you they currently have diarrhoea or vomiting or if they or anyone in their household have had such symptoms in the last two days. People are also asked  not to bring children to visit the hospital unless absolutely necessary.The statement says all appropriate infection control measures are being taken to deal with the situation at the hospital at the moment and the visiting restrictions will remain in place until the wards are free from the outbreak.The HSE statement concludes with a checklist for people intending to visit the hospital. Pinterest WhatsApp By News Highland – December 10, 2012 Pinterest NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson News Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector publishedlast_img read more

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Security alert in Strabane ongoing following the discovery of suspicious object

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first_img Pinterest Security alert in Strabane ongoing following the discovery of suspicious object A security alert is ongoing this morning at an industrial estate in Strabane following the discovery of a suspicious object.Police were called to the Lismourne Place area last night and it’s believed a gym was evacuated at the Dublin Road site.Local Councillor Patsy Kelly:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/patsy.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Previous articlePost Offices can become “Rural Information Hubs” – HarteNext articleFuture of prominent Twin Towns landmark now up to An Bord Pleanala admin Google+ By admin – January 23, 2016 Nine Til Noon Show – Listen back to Wednesday’s Programme Pinterest NPHET ‘positive’ on easing restrictions – Donnelly Twitter Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson center_img WhatsApp WhatsApp Google+ Help sought in search for missing 27 year old in Letterkenny Homepage BannerNews Facebook Twitter News, Sport and Obituaries on Wednesday May 26th RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR GAA decision not sitting well with Donegal – Mick McGrathlast_img read more

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Police say Arlene Arkinson case still open

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first_img Twitter WhatsApp By News Highland – November 3, 2010 Police have  told a preliminary hearing at the coroner’s court that its investigation into the disappearance of Tyrone teenager Arlene Arkinson is ongoing.The 15-year-old from Castlederg went missing in 1994.Her body has never been found, but she is believed to have been murdered. Robert Howard was acquitted at trial of her murder in 2005.Her family said they were pleased to hear that the PSNI planned to carry out searches for Arlene’s body next year. Police say Arlene Arkinson case still open Newsx Adverts Google+ Facebook Facebook Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey WhatsApp Pinterest Pinterest Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Google+ Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Twitter Previous articleJudgement due in Senator’s by-election challengeNext articleArdara man’s death deemed an accident News Highland last_img read more

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Number of Donegal events to mark World Mental Health Week

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first_img WhatsApp Facebook By News Highland – October 10, 2011 Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Number of Donegal events to mark World Mental Health Week Google+ Previous articleMan’s body found in lake in FanadNext articleUpdated: Mary Coughlan made planning inquiries for party donar’s projects News Highland LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Twittercenter_img A variety of events will take please in Donegal this week to mark World Mental Health Week which runs from 10th – 16th OctoberThe theme for the week is ‘Building Resilience Together’ which aims to give people the ability to bounce back from difficulties and have the strength to change and adapt to new circumstances.’One of the week’s events will involve Donegal Youth Council developing postcards with ‘tips to unwind your mind’ for distribution around the county.Marie Duffy from Donegal Youth Council said: “It is great to see young people taking an active role in promoting positive mental health in their schools. Promoting positive mental health is a top priority for Donegal Youth Council and they have been working hard to reduce the stigma associated with it.” Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad also Pinterest Google+ Newsx Adverts Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week last_img read more

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Siptu heralds “significant” Labour Court victory for Home Help workers

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first_img PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal Twitter Google+ Siptu heralds “significant” Labour Court victory for Home Help workers Facebook Google+ HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week SIPTU says a Labour Court ruling on Home Helps’ contracts of employment effectively puts them on a par with other HSE employees, and curtails the threatened outsourcing of the service.The union is hosting two meetings for Home Helps in Donegal on Tuesday next to brief them on the ruling and outline what it means for them.SIPTU says the ruling followed an intensive campaign of protest, lobbying and campaigning by Donegal Home Helps and their supporters, with over people working for the service in the county.Declan Ferry is Siptu’s Health Service organiser in Donegal……..[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/ferryhomehelps.mp3[/podcast] Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released By News Highland – October 25, 2013 Facebook Pinterestcenter_img Previous articleCouncillor converned over future of County Council following recent incidentsNext articlePublic consultation in Gweedore on SF’s alternative Gaeltacht Bill News Highland Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Dail hears questions over design, funding and operation of Mica redress scheme WhatsApp Twitter News Pinterest WhatsApp Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derrylast_img read more

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Martina Anderson reacts to image being placed on bonfire

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first_img Previous articleTyrone to meet Armagh this Sunday in OmaghNext articlePARC welcome confirmation of tougher legislation for “L” drivers News Highland News Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North WhatsApp Google+ A Sinn Féin MEP has expressed her concern that an image of her was placed on a bonfire in Bangor, County Down.Posters of Martina Anderson and Alliance MLA Anna Lo have been spotted on a number bonfires since.The Alliance Party’s Stewart Dickson said this sent out a hateful message to the community while Martina Anderson condemned those responsible:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/mart530.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Twitter Google+center_img Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Facebook Martina Anderson reacts to image being placed on bonfire Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Pinterest By News Highland – July 7, 2014 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebooklast_img read more

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Letterkenny JPC to reach out to non-nationals

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first_img Mayor Dessie LarkinThe Joint Policing Committee in Letterkenny is to reach out to non-nationals in the town.The initiative will coincide with a public meeting, planned for the coming weeks, to relaunch the Neighbourhood Watch scheme and highlight the role of the JPC in the community.A reconfiguration of the committee is also on the cards.Mayor Cllr Dessie Larkin says that last week’s murder of Bogdon Michalkiewicz highlights what can be a lack of communication, and that’s something he wants to see addressed……….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/des830.mp3[/podcast] News RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Google+ Facebook Twitter Google+ Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Letterkenny JPC to reach out to non-nationals Facebookcenter_img WhatsApp By News Highland – May 23, 2013 WhatsApp Previous articleGardai closing in on Pettigo robbery suspectsNext articleCoastguard says Killybegs exercise will be a vital test of emergency plans News Highland 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Twitter 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North last_img read more

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Fire and bomb alert cause traffic disruptions in Derry

May 27, 2021 | By admin | No Comments | Filed in: iuxgjddtb.

first_img Facebook Previous articlePSNI to launch Bloody Sunday murder inquiryNext articleHealth Minster:Case of Letterkenny mom driving sick child to hospital ‘unacceptable’ News Highland WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North News Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Fire and bomb alert cause traffic disruptions in Derry There is disruption to traffic in Derry this afternoon.Following a fire in the area, Carlisle Road in Derry is now down to one lane.The lane heading from Craigavon Bridge to Foyleside Shopping Centre is closed to traffic. The other lane is open.And following a search of a house at  Hawkin Street – a number of homes and commercial premises have been evacuated.ATO have been deployed to examine a suspicious object. Carlisle Road is open to traffic. Google+ By News Highland – December 20, 2012 Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry center_img Pinterest Twitter Pinterest Google+ Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR WhatsApp Facebook Twitterlast_img read more

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Strabane SDLP Councillor condemns gun and explosive findings in the town

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first_img Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – September 8, 2013 Strabane SDLP Councillor condemns gun and explosive findings in the town News Google+ Twitter WhatsApp Pinterestcenter_img Pinterest An SDLP councillor has condemned the latest incidents that took place in Strabane over the weekend.Yesterday a gun was found in a hedge in the Ballycolman housing estate, leading to a number of houses being evacuated. Then this morning police were called to Cemetery road, where suspected explosives and bomb making material were found. Army technical officers were called to the scene however no houses were evacuated.Local councillor Patsy Kelly has voiced his concern over the findings, stating it was lucky no children picked up the gun thinking it was a toy. He called for anyone with information to come forward and contact the police…[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/pat6.mp3[/podcast] Previous articlePolice find suspected explosives in StrabaneNext articleUpdate – More tests on West Donegal man critically ill after UK crash News Highland 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic WhatsApp 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Facebook Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan fire Twitter Google+last_img read more

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Strong winds to continue tonight, but will ease towards end of week

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first_imgNews Google+ WhatsApp Facebook Strong winds to continue tonight, but will ease towards end of week Met Eireann is warning that there will be extremely windy conditions again tonight.The West and North of the country will be among the areas worst affected by the adverse weather – which has caused some travel disruption today.Siobhan Ryan of Met Eireann says conditions will remain extremely windy this evening and tonight.But she says we will see an ease in conditions towards the end of the week.[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/sryan530.mp3[/podcast] Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Previous articleEircom working to restore thousands of faults to phone services in DonegalNext articleStrabane man with terminal cancer overwhelmed by fundraising response News Highland WhatsApp Twitter Facebook Pinterestcenter_img Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal Pinterest Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR By News Highland – January 3, 2012 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

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