FURTHER RESTRICTIONS TO BE ANNOUNCED BY THE IRISH GOVERNMENT LATER TODAY

We’ll find out later what further restrictions will be imposed here to tackle the spread of the coronavirus.

Schools, creches and pubs are likely to stay closed for longer while playgrounds and parks could shut.

Restaurants or shops that can’t adhere to social distancing rules are also likely to close.

Cabinet is meeting this morning to discuss the measures from the National Public Health Emergency Team.


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