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LISTEN: Pop-up Covid clinic is to open in Drumshanbo this week

Apr 21, 2021 17:08 By Shannonside News
LISTEN: Pop-up Covid clinic is to open in Drumshanbo this week
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The area has seen an outbreak linked to a number of d different events

A pop-up testing clinic for Covid 19 is to open in Drumshanbo, County Leitrim on Friday.

The HSE is putting the measure in place for the weekend following concerns over a number of events where people have gathered in the last week.

Senior cycle students in the local Vocational School are now back remote learning after four cases were confirmed among sixth years.

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All sixth-year students are now being tested and will not return to school until a second negative result.

Dr Anthony Breskin is the Director of Public Health for the North West, he says people with symptoms should contact their GP.

He says the testing centre is for people who do not have symptoms but have a concern:

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