Dr. Colin Doherty, a Consultant Neurologist at St. James's Hospital in Dublin, joins the programme to discuss his experience of having Covid-19 and what is being done in hospitals around the country in response to the spread of the coronavirus.
Denis McElligott, Co-owner of Windmill Healthcare and Tadgh Daly, CEO of Nurisng Homes Ireland discuss concerns that there are coronavirus clusters in nursing homes around the country and what plans are being put in place to prevent such situations arising.
Evan Gershkovich, a journalist with The Moscow Times has the latest on the coronavirus pandemic in Russia where there have been 1,534 cases of Covid-19 reported as the country prepares to close it's borders.
RTE's London Correspondent Sean Whelan has the latest from the UK where England's Deputy Chief Medical Officer has said it could be six months before life returns to "normal" amid the coronavirus pandemic.
As polling closes in the Seanad Election today and counting gets underway, Claire McGing, a Social Scientist based at the Institute of Art, Design and Technology in Dun Laoghaire joins the programme to discuss the 25th Seanad and how the coronavirus pandemic is impacting upon this.