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# Living With Covid

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Boris Johnson signals end to self-isolation rules in England as part of ‘living with Covid’
He said the legal requirement to self-isolate for positive cases of Covid-19 is expected to end later this month.
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You tell us: How are you living your life right now during the Covid-19 pandemic?
Have the rising numbers changed how many social contacts you have, or are things unchanged? You tell us.
Inter-county GAA to resume at Level 4 with May start at earliest for 2021 season
Inter-county training is unlikely to resume until after 5 April.
Here's what's in the new Living With Covid roadmap
Taoiseach Micheál Martin made the announcement this evening.
Level 5 restrictions will remain in place until 5 April
Schools will begin a phased reopening from 1 March
The childcare sector will begin to reopen from 8 March
The government will consider some easing of restrictions after 5 April
Coronavirus: 45 deaths and 575 new cases confirmed in Ireland
Michael McGrath: 'There's no going back, there can be no fourth lock down'
‘We need to stay focused and get through these next few months’: Read Micheál Martin's address in full
The Taoiseach made the announcement at 6pm.
320,000 pupils to return to school from next week - the full plan for sending children back to education
Cabinet agreed to the phased re-opening of schools today.
Michael McGrath: 'There's no going back, there can be no fourth lock down'
The government is set to publish its new Living with Covid plan after a Cabinet meeting today.
Vitamin D should form part of government's Covid policy, Oireachtas committee hears
Dr Daniel McCartney said there is an extensive body of international research showing the protective role of vitamin D against Covid-19.
Level 5 restrictions to remain in place until at least 5 April, Cabinet sub-committee agrees
The government is expected to publish its updated Living with Covid plan this week.
'Dates don't drive anything': WHO's Mike Ryan urges Irish public not to focus on when country could reopen
The WHO emergencies expert believes Ireland’s case numbers are too high.
Pubs and restaurants unlikely to open before the middle of summer, says Taoiseach
The Taoiseach said that the reopening of society is likely to be slow.
'Uncertainty and irritation': IBEC chief Danny McCoy takes aim at NPHET members over communications
IBEC has called for an early exit from Level 5 for retailers.
U-turn on mourners as 25 people will now be allowed at both weddings and funerals
Cabinet has agreed to a change in the Level 5 guidance.
Covid-19: Level 4 is now in effect in counties Cavan, Donegal and Monaghan
All other counties are at Level 3.
Varadkar says health advice stands whether at 'Level 1,2,3,4,5 or 26' as opposition criticises 'utter confusion'
Varadkar said people outside the three counties at Level 4 should not be complacent.
Donegal, Cavan and Monaghan to move to Level 4 restrictions as cases surge
It follows a decision to impose stricter restrictions in the North.
'The outcome will be the same': Nationwide move to Level 3 will not stop spread of Covid-19, expert warns
Professor Sam McConkey believes case numbers will continue to rise if the Government rejects NPHET’s advice.
'This is getting serious again': New restrictions now in effect as Dublin moves to Level 3
Business expressed their frustration at the measures for Dublin last night as the Covid-19 figures painted a stark picture.
Teachers warn of severe disruption to schools already as they call for fast-track access to testing
The government has emphasised the importance of keeping schools open in its new plan for living with Covid-19.
'There's no legal restriction': Taoiseach repeats that the advice is not to leave Dublin, 'if possible'
Senior ministers took to the airwaves this morning as cases continue to rise in the capital.
The Explainer: What you need to know about the new Covid-19 levels and restrictions
The Living With Covid plan was launched earlier today.
Government will 'broadly support' new EU approach to air travel as Green List set to be updated on Monday
The government provided details on the new arrangements for air travel at a press conference today.
LVA says decision to keep wet pubs in Dublin closed is 'absolutely devastating'
Outside Dublin, wet pubs are set to reopen as planned next Monday.
Any attendance at Leinster game likely to be made up of players and their families
The government’s new ‘Living with Covid’ document allows for up to up to 200 spectators.
200 spectators permitted to attend sporting events at large venues
The announcement comes as part of the Government’s ‘Living with Covid’ plan.
Taoiseach announces entire country is now on 'Level 2' of new Covid plan - here's what that means
Level One will mean the least severe of the restrictions with Level Five the most serious.
Dublin pubs not expected to reopen on Monday due to rising Covid-19 cases in the county
Pubs in all 26 counties were due to reopen next week but rising cases in Dublin mean some will remain closed.