Colleges and universities including those in Galway told to limit numbers on campus

Galway Bay fm newsroom – Colleges and universities across the country, including those in Galway, have been told to strictly limit the number of people on campus as part of new restrictions on third level.

NPHET has recommended every course that can be done online should be for the next three weeks.

Public health officials are trying to limit the amount of people traveling across the country as third level institutions start the academic year.

Minister for Higher Education Simon Harris says classes should not go ahead in person unless absolutely necessary