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Saturday 1 April 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# House parties

All time
Gardaí in Galway deny claims they will share student addresses with colleges over house parties
The Mayor of Galway said that gardaí would be passing the details of students who have house parties to colleges.
# Galway
Gardaí don't need extra resources to cope with house parties, says justice minister
Helen McEntee was speaking following scenes of large gatherings in Galway.
# u-turn
Cabinet agrees gardaí entering homes to shut down house parties would be an 'extreme measure'
Government has u-turned on the idea of sending officers into peoples’ homes to break up gatherings.
# Coronavirus
Poll: Should gardaí be given powers to interrupt or prevent house parties?
The issue is set to be discussed at Cabinet today.
# House parties
Cabinet to meet today to consider new Garda enforcement powers
The government want gardaí to be given powers to interrupt and prevent house parties and social gatherings in breach of the guidelines.
# debunked
Debunked: No, you will not receive a €1,000 reward from Gardaí for reporting house parties
A poster in Dublin claims that Gardaí will reward members of the public if they report house parties.
# time please
'Off the premises by 11': Concern closing pubs and restaurants early will result in house parties and cancelled staycations
It is understood that 11pm closure is not a hard rule for businesses.
# covid19
Q&A: Your questions about Ireland's Covid-19 restrictions and health advice answered
Phase 4 has been delayed and there are some new restrictions on the way – what does it mean for you?
# Courts
Cork landlord given court order after tenants hold 'Covid house parties'
The landlord found himself subject to an order under environmental laws.
# Covid-19
Taoiseach says house parties of 30 or 40 people are 'presenting a problem'
Cabinet will meet tomorrow to discuss moving to Phase 4.
# phase four
'We’re just short of calling for lynchings at airports': TD calls for perspective in Covid-19 coverage
Meanwhile, Minister Simon Coveney said yesterday there were only 16 people on a flight from Dallas about which concerns had been raised.
# Health Warning
House parties being 'organised with abandon', warns Chief Medical Officer
Dr Tony Holohan was speaking ahead of a planned easing of Covid-19 restrictions on Monday.