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Covid-19 Update: Mon. 10th Aug. 2020 – 0 New Deaths – 57 New Cases

“Keep fighting hard against Covid-19 virus”

This evening, the Department of Health has confirmed that there have been zero new death caused by this pandemic, leaving the overall death toll here in the Republic of Ireland remaining at 1,772.

However, there are 57 new additional cases reported to the Department of Health, leaving the current total number of confirmed cases, since conception, at 26,768.

One case here in Co. Tipperary has been de-notified, leaving the overall total number of confirmed cases in the county standing at 546.

There has been a small reduction in the number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in hospitals in the Republic, down from 14 to 12. These patients are in eight hospitals; University Hospital Limerick, Kilkenny city, Mater, Tallaght University Hospital, Beaumont, Cavan, Drogheda and Naas.

Six of the 12 patients with confirmed Covid-19 remain in intensive care units.

Some 19 cases of todays cases are located in Kildare; 11 in Dublin; 10 in Offaly; 7 in Limerick; and the remainder are in counties Clare, Cork, Galway, Kerry and Wicklow.

On the first day when face coverings have become mandatory in all shops and other indoor spaces; Ireland’s incidence of Covid-19 cases, per 100,000 people, over the past 14 days has remained higher than that experienced within the UK. These figures are confirmed by the European Centre for Disease Control (ECDC).

These new regulations, introduced as mandatory today, do not apply to children under 13 years old or to workers who are separated from others by a screen or are in a position where the can keep two metres away from other personnel.


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Death Of Paddy Doyle, Thurles, Co. Tipperary

It was with a great personal sadness that I learned of the death this morning, Monday 10th August 2020, of Mr Patrick (Paddy) Doyle, No.7 Moyne Road, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Mr Doyle who made a total of three championship appearances with Tipperary between 1965 and 1966, was vice-president of Thurles Sarsfield’s and a former All-Ireland winner. A winner of seven senior county titles with Thurles Sarsfields, he also managed the Laois hurlers and coached the Tipperary minor team for some three years.

Mr Doyle passed away this morning, peacefully, surrounded by his loving family.

Predeceased by his beloved wife Kay, his brother Jimmy and his sister Olive; the passing of Mr Doyle will be most deeply regretted by his heartbroken children Karen and David, son-in-law Liam; Richelle; sisters Anna and Breda; his grandchildren Eve and Kate to whom he was devoted; nieces; nephews; extended relatives; GAA associates; neighbours and friends.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements.

The earthly remains of Mr Doyle will repose at Hugh Ryan’s Funeral Home, Slievenamon Road, Thurles on tomorrow evening Wednesday, 12th August, from 5.00pm to 7.00pm, with strict adherence, as always, to social distancing and face coverings.
Mr Doyle will be received into the Cathedral of the Assumption, Cathedral Street, Thurles, on Thursday morning, August 13th, for Requiem Mass at 11:00am.
[Note: Due to HSE and Government restrictions, numbers are limited within the Cathedral Church, building].

Those unable to attend the Requiem Mass for Mr Doyle, due to virus restrictions, can view same live online HERE.

Interment will take place immediately following Requiem Mass, in St Patrick’s Cemetery, Moyne Road, Thurles.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.

The extended Doyle family wish to express their appreciation for your understanding at this difficult time and have made arrangements for those wishing to send messages of condolence, to use the link shown HERE.

Note Please: Family flowers only. Donations in lieu, if desired, to the Irish Cancer Society.

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Bank Of Ireland Customers Beware

Bank of Ireland customers need to be aware of a text message sent out today, here in Co. Tipperary.

The text message appears to be fraudulent, attempting to gain access to your bank details.

The message offers no sender information.

The message and accompanying threat reads: – [365 ONLINE] We were unable to process your last payment. Please go to www.365onlineverifyboi.com and complete verification to avoid suspension.

This message should be deleted immediately. Remember if your bank wants you they will send you a letter, asking you to call to their office.

Do Remember: BOI banks or indeed any other bank, as far as I know, do not send text messages to customers; and certainly never on Sundays.

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Death Of Joanne Kiely, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

It was with sadness we learned yesterday, Friday 7th August 2020, of the death of Ms Joanne Kiely, Mount George, Borrisoleigh, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Ms Kiely passed away unexpectedly.

Her passing is most deeply regretted by her loving parents Tom & Mary; brothers Thomas, Dinny, P.J., and Michael; sisters Teresa; Sheila; Katie; Maria and Anne; brothers-in-law Aidan and Niall; sister-in-law Mary; Dinny’s partner Chantelle; aunts; uncles; nephews; nieces; extended relatives; colleagues at Cleary Motors, Thurles and a large circle of friends.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements.

Due to government guidelines a private family Mass will take place for Ms Kiely on Wednesday morning next, August 12th, at 11:00am in the Sacred Heart Church, Borrisoleigh, Thurles, followed by interment immediately afterwards in Ileigh Cemetery.

Note: For those unable to attend due to virus restrictions, Requiem Mass for Ms Kiely will be streamed live online HERE

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a h-anam dílis.

The extended Kiely family wish to express their appreciation for your understanding at this difficult time and have made arrangements for those wishing to send messages of condolence, to use the link shown HERE.

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Covid-19 Update: Sun. 9th Aug. 2020 – 0 New Deaths – 68 New Cases

“Keep fighting hard against Covid-19 virus”

This evening, the Department of Health has confirmed that there have been Zero new death caused by this pandemic, leaving the overall death toll here in the Republic of Ireland remaining at 1,772.

However, there are 68 new additional cases reported to the Department of Health, leaving the current total number of confirmed cases, since conception, at 26,712.

One new case has been identified here in Co. Tipperary, bringing our overall confirmed total to 547.

Meanwhile, another healthcare worker fights for life this evening after contracting Covid-19 and becomes the 53rd member within the health sector to be admitted to an ICU after testing positive.


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