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Hospital under pressure but is coping says minister

David Ashford thanks DHSC staff

The health minister has admitted Noble's Hospital is under pressure due to the latest outbreak of Covid-19.

There are currently 12 people in hospital who have the virus.

David Ashford says the medical facility is coping but is facing additional staffing pressures due to a number of employees being in self-isolation.

He’s paid tribute to all those working in his department:

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