Nphet and the media

 

A chara, – Apropos of the Government now requiring members of the National Public Health Emergency Team to have prior approval from the Government Information Service for media communications, I wonder if I am alone in preferring to hear from members of Nphet on the airwaves than from politicians disseminating and defending their party policy rather than the science. – Is mise,

MARIE BREEN,

Drimnagh, Dublin 12.

Sir, – How dare the members of Nphet leak to the media. Don’t they know that’s a job for a Minister? The nerve.

– Yours, etc,

ALISON TREACY,

Glenageary, Co Dublin.