With increased levels of Covid-19 in the Ballina area, a pop-up test centre will open in the town this morning, and will be in operation today and tomorrow at the Ballina Stephenites ground from 11am to 5 pm both days.
People who do not have symptoms of the virus but are concerned can book a free test.
The HSE has confirmed that the test centre will be available for adults and children.
Tests can be booked on the self-referral online portal, as well as by GP referral.
Dr Breda Smyth, Director of Public Health West, told Midwest News this morning that the pop-up test centre is a direct result of an increase in Covid-19 cases in the Ballina area...