Health

Western Trust to host free Asthma, Allergy, Diabetes and Epilepsy awareness evening for those involved with young people on Wed 30 June 7pm
Staff forced to work in unsafe conditions, and claims that some were made redundant when they complained, says Sinéad McLaughlin MLA
New Lumira DX rapid nasal swab test gives results in just 12 minutes and will assist Emergency Departments in receiving incoming patients
Last night Trust appealed to off-duty staff to return to hospital to avert an emergency - NHS heroes rushed back and prevented disaster
Flu vaccine now available for free to 50-64 year olds through participating community pharmacies, to reduce pressure on NHS
The Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine has now been approved in addition to the current Pfizer vaccine, says Health Minister
Vaccinations have now been carried out in 80% of all care homes so far, to 8,940 care home residents and 10,484 care home staff
Following a late-night meeting on Sunday, Christmas bubbling will now be reduced to one day only on a date between 23 and 27 December
Aontú councillor Emmet Doyle sent us this photo which shows the scene last night in the Diamond as pubgoers ignored social distancing rules
Health Service has invested £9m in a new system for digital sharing of patient records among all health professionals caring for a patient
Health Minister Robin Swann wants to see safe visits for all care home residents across NI over Christmas and the New Year - and beyond

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Sixth person (man, 59) now charged after serious public disorder that took place in Tullyally over the Easter holidays.
Safety upgrade works are getting underway at Foyle Street Bus Centre, for 14 weeks from Monday, 7th June 2021
After a year in development, NWRC's new interactive website offers course information and online applications - check it out! www.nwrc.ac.uk
October's Halloween Festival is likely to still be subject to social distancing, allowing local city centre audiences but no parade
Peppa Pig will be at the Millennium Forum in a year - 8-9 June 2022 - tickets on sale this Friday 11 June from box office on 028 7126 4455