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There are two WALK-IN clinics offering vaccines in Cork today:
Bantry Primary Care centre is open for walk-ins from 11am to 3pm, while City Hall is open from 1pm-4pm.
Attendees are reminded to bring photo ID; their PPS number and their Eircode.
The head of the HSE says they were “blown away” by the attendances seen at walk-in vaccine centres yesterday.
The comment comes as Ireland overtook the UK in the vaccine rollout, with 72.4 per of adults now fully vaccinated here.
It’s claimed there’s now a shortage of available childcare places across the country.
The Federation of Childcare Providers says the sector is under huge pressure due to the lack of staff available and funding.
The group is calling on the Government to introduce measures in budget 2022 to address the growing problem.
Skibbereen has been painting the town gold ahead of the return of its Olympic gold medallists.
An Post is paying tribute to winning rowers Paul O’Donovan and Fintan McCarthy by painting its post boxes in the town gold.
The athletes are expected to arrive back in the County Cork town later this week.