The changes are small but we’re still looking forward to them!

From midnight tonight, two households can meet outdoors and people can travel anywhere within their own county.

Schools will fully re-open to all students, and the construction of houses will resume.

The Health Minister says Ireland can avoid another wave of Covid-19 if people stick with the rules once restrictions ease tomorrow.

Stephen Donnelly says things are going in the right direction, and that steady progress is being made.

303 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed today and 2 additional deaths have been reported.

One of these deaths happened in March, and one in April.

Acting Chief Medical Officer Dr Ronan Glynn, has confirmed this is the lowest number of daily cases reported since mid December.

As of 8am, 213 COVID-19 patients are in hospital, of which 53 are in intensive care.