Covid testing centre is open in Tullow from today

The facility is based town's health centre on the Shillelagh Road

A pop-up testing centre for Covid-19 opens in Tullow today.

The facility, in the town’s health centre on the Shillelagh Road, is open from 11am to 7pm today and tomorrow.

It’s been set up due to a spike in cases of coronavirus within the area.

HSE Director of Public Health in the South East Dr Carmel Mullaney explains how you can avail of the service; You can turn up, no appointment is needed. It’s free. Under16 must be accompanied by an adult. You will need a photo ID and a mobile number.”