Further deaths at Stranraer care home

Following an outbreak of Covid-19 at Thorney Croft Care Home in Stranraer a further four residents have died in the last week, bringing the total to ten.

Wednesday, 20th January 2021, 12:17 pm
Thorney Croft Care Home in Stranraer

In all the number of positive cases recorded within the care home now stands at 90, made up of 45 staff and 45 residents.

Martin McGuigan, managing director at Community Integrated Care, said: “Our teams continue to work tirelessly, alongside the local authority and public health teams, to implement extensive infection prevention measures to manage this outbreak.

“Our hearts go out to the loved ones of our residents, as well as our colleagues. We are continuing to provide practical and emotional support to everyone at this very difficult time.”