Thousands protest to highlight hospital overcrowding

Up to 2,000 people attended a protest march in Limerick as part of a campaign to reduce hospital overcrowding in the midwest.

The event in Limerick city centre was held by the Midwest Hospital Campaign group, made up of people from across Clare, Limerick and Tipperary, who highlighted regular overcrowding at University Hospital Limerick.

Conor Reidy, a member of Nenagh Needs its A&E Group was there.