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Listen: CMO Urging People To Keep Their Social Contacts To An 'Absolute Minimum' This Weekend

: 17/10/2020 - 12:26


The chief medical officer's urging people to keep their social contacts to an 'absolute minimum' this weekend.

Dr Tony Holohan says every time someone physically interacts with another person, they're giving Covid the chance to spread.

1,000 new cases were confirmed yesterday, and the CMO says the situation's 'extremely concerning'.

Immunology professor Kingston Mills, from Trinity College, says there are several factors for the recent surge:


cmo.wav, by Ciarán Halpin


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