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Covid-19 Update: Sun. 25th Oct. 2020 – Zero Deaths – 1025 New Cases

10 new killer Covid-19 virus cases confirmed in Tipperary

The Department of Health have confirmed this evening that there have been zero further deaths caused by the Covid-19 pandemic; leaving the overall death toll here in the Republic of Ireland remaining at 1,882.

There are 1025 new additional cases reported today, leaving the current total number of confirmed cases, since conception in the Irish Republic, at 57,128.

Of this evening’s confirmed cases; 10 are in Co. Tipperary (1,073 cases to date, per RTE summary); 255 in Dublin; 147 in Cork; 77 in Galway; 54 in Kildare; 53 in Donegal; with the remaining 429 cases located across 20 remaining counties.

Other Covid-19 related news.

Currently, there were 315 confirmed cases of Covid-19 nationally in our State’s hospitals and 38 of these patients are in intensive care units.

There were 896 new cases in Northern Ireland bringing their total number of confirmed cases to 34,105, with sadly 8 further deaths from Covid-19 virus in the past 24 hours. Their death toll now stands at 653.

Total global cases this evening now stand at almost 43 million [42,829,950] with global deaths well over 1.15 million [1,152,054].


Do remember this Halloween season the four C’s – avoid Closed spaces, Crowded places, Close-contacts
and do Cover faces.
STAY SAFE.

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Tipperary Gardaí Seize Cocaine Valued €4,000.

Picture courtesy An Garda Síochána, Tipperary.

Roscrea and Moneygal Community Policing Units have recovered and seized a stash of what is believed to be cocaine.

The drug, with a potential market value of approximately €4,000, was found located in a field in Moneygal, latter a small village on the border of counties Tipperary and Offaly, yesterday.

Also seized were a scales and sachet plastic bags.

No arrests have been made as yet and investigation are continuing.

Moneygal village is the ancestral home of former US President, Mr Barack Obama.

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Death Of Maurice Harnett, Thurles, Co. Tipperary

It was with great sadness that we learned of the death, on Friday 23rd October 2020, of Mr Maurice Harnett, Monadreen, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

The passing of Mr Harnett is most deeply regretted by his heartbroken family; son Ryan; daughter Jennifer; mother Mary (O’Flaherty); father Charlie; sisters Jozette, Caroline and Lilly; Paddy; Angie; extended relatives; neighbours and many good friends.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements.


Funeral arrangements will be announced later when same have been fully confirmed.

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Death Of Thomas Power, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

It is with great sadness that we learned of the death, on Monday 12th October 2020, of Mr Thomas Power, London and formerly Galboola, Littleton, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Predeceased by his sisters Mary, Nonie and Judy, brother Michael; Mr Power passed away peacefully, while in his 94th year.

His passing is most deeply regretted by his brother Neddy (Australia); sister in law Betty; nephews; nieces; grandnephews; grandnieces; extended relatives; neighbours and friends.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements.

The earthly remains of Mr Power will be received into the Church of St. Kevin, Littleton, Thurles on Thursday next, October 29th, for Requiem Mass at 11:30am.
[Note: Due to national Public Health Guidelines on coronavirus restrictions; attendance within the Church building will be limited to 25 people only, with strict adherence to social distancing and face covering please.]
Interment will take place immediately afterwards in Boulick Cemetary, Gortnahoe, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

For the many persons who would have liked to have attended Requiem Mass for Mr Power, but will be unable to do so, due to coronavirus restrictions, same funeral service can be viewed online HERE.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a anam dílis.

The extended Power 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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Death Of Colette Scanlon, Thurles, Co. Tipperary

It is with great sadness that we learned of the death today, 24th October 2020, of Mrs Colette Scanlon (née Crowe), No.87 Kennedy Park, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Predeceased by her husband ‘Mixie’, the passing of Mrs Scanlon is most deeply regretted by her loving sons Noel, Michael and Ray; daughters-in-law Sinead and Antoinette and Michael’s partner Mary; grandchildren Michael, Amy and Jake; brother Tommy; sisters Chris and Reenie; nephews; nieces; extended relatives; neighbours and a wide circle of friends.

Requiescat in Pace.

Funeral Arrangements.

The earthly remains of Mrs Scanlon will be received into the Cathedral of the Assumption, Cathedral Street, Thurles, on Monday morning next, October 26th at 10:30am, for Requiem Mass at 11:00am.
[Note: Due to national Public Health Guidelines on coronavirus restrictions; attendance within the Cathedral building will be limited to 25 people only, with strict adherence to social distancing and face covering please.]
Interment will take place immediately afterwards in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Moyne Road, Thurles, Co. Tipperary.

Ar dheis Dé go raibh a h-anam dílis.

For the many persons who would have liked to have attended Requiem Mass for Mrs Scanlon, but will be unable to do so, due to coronavirus restrictions, same funeral service can be viewed online HERE.

The extended Scanlon 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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