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# restrictions - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

Poll: Do you think this will be Ireland's last Level 5 lockdown?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think this will be Ireland's last Level 5 lockdown?

Wed 8:43 AM 85,753 Views 144 Comments

Last night a further 359 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Ireland.

# restrictions - Monday 1 March, 2021

Schools: Phased reopening begins as Education Minister says antigen testing has not yet been recommended
# Back To School
# Back To School

Schools: Phased reopening begins as Education Minister says antigen testing has not yet been recommended

Updated Mon 1:53 PM 34,267 Views 43 Comments

Sixth years and young primary school students are among those who returned to school today.

Professor Ruairí Brugha: We must engage all of society in the battle against Covid
# Opinion
# Opinion

Professor Ruairí Brugha: We must engage all of society in the battle against Covid

Mon 7:00 AM 13,669 Views 15 Comments

The professor of Public Health and Epidemiology says the engagement of communities and families could be the key to getting a handle on Covid.

# restrictions - Friday 26 February, 2021

Business groups say members should steer clear of online campaigners calling for 'great re-opening'
# Warning
# Warning

Business groups say members should steer clear of online campaigners calling for 'great re-opening'

Feb 26th 2021, 6:00 PM 11,578 Views 0 Comments

A campaign to re-open essential business began earlier this year.

Debunked: No, People Before Profit has not organised a 'pro-lockdown' rally
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Debunked: No, People Before Profit has not organised a 'pro-lockdown' rally

Feb 26th 2021, 6:00 AM 13,441 Views 0 Comments

A false flyer advertising a pro-lockdown rally has been incorrectly attributed to People Before Profit and Le Chéile.

# restrictions - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

'A time will come when they diverge': Government yet to consider plan of what to do when restrictions ease in Northern Ireland
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

'A time will come when they diverge': Government yet to consider plan of what to do when restrictions ease in Northern Ireland

Feb 23rd 2021, 8:47 PM 29,545 Views 15 Comments

Northern Ireland remains in lockdown until 1 April.

Ireland is getting a new Covid roadmap, but what’s happening in other countries right now?
# Lifting Lockdown
# Lifting Lockdown

Ireland is getting a new Covid roadmap, but what’s happening in other countries right now?

Feb 23rd 2021, 6:30 AM 50,776 Views 70 Comments

Let’s take a look.

# restrictions - Monday 22 February, 2021

Level 5 restrictions to remain in place until at least 5 April, Cabinet sub-committee agrees
# Easing Lockdown
# Easing Lockdown

Level 5 restrictions to remain in place until at least 5 April, Cabinet sub-committee agrees

Updated Feb 22nd 2021, 11:01 PM 225,197 Views 191 Comments

The government is expected to publish its updated Living with Covid plan this week.

Schools, socialising and sports returning next month as Johnson to tell England roadmap out of lockdown
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Schools, socialising and sports returning next month as Johnson to tell England roadmap out of lockdown

Feb 22nd 2021, 7:09 AM 23,173 Views 23 Comments

Johnson is under pressure from his own MPs as around one in three adults in the UK have received their first vaccine dose.

# restrictions - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Restrictions for March to be set out 'with clarity' this week, minister says
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Restrictions for March to be set out 'with clarity' this week, minister says

Feb 21st 2021, 1:42 PM 65,626 Views 94 Comments

Legislation on mandatory hotel quarantine is due to come before the Dáil this week.

Hospitality workers disappointed by mid-summer reopening, industry warns
# Let Down
# Let Down

Hospitality workers disappointed by mid-summer reopening, industry warns

Feb 21st 2021, 12:08 PM 26,791 Views 61 Comments

The Irish Hotels Federation say a closure until mid-summer would significantly impact the tourism industry.

# restrictions - Friday 19 February, 2021

Over 7,950 fines issued by gardaí relating to Covid-19 breaches
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Over 7,950 fines issued by gardaí relating to Covid-19 breaches

Feb 19th 2021, 5:43 PM 18,213 Views 45 Comments

Under current Covid-19 restrictions, gardaí are continuing to carry out checkpoints nationwide.

# restrictions - Thursday 11 February, 2021

Prolonged lockdown restrictions on the cards 'until the Easter period', says Taoiseach
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Prolonged lockdown restrictions on the cards 'until the Easter period', says Taoiseach

Updated Feb 11th 2021, 8:52 AM 155,695 Views 229 Comments

The priority remains the phased return of schools and construction, and not much else in the weeks to come.

# restrictions - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Israel begins easing third lockdown after one-third of population receives first vaccine dose
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Israel begins easing third lockdown after one-third of population receives first vaccine dose

Feb 7th 2021, 3:28 PM 19,012 Views 32 Comments

Despite the inoculations, Israel has been registering a daily average of 6,500 new Covid-19 cases.

# restrictions - Thursday 4 February, 2021

Liverpool barred from entering Germany for Champions League match - ministry
# Restrictions
From The42
# Restrictions

Liverpool barred from entering Germany for Champions League match - ministry

Feb 4th 2021, 8:20 PM 59,906 Views 50 Comments

According to AFP sports subsidiary SID, Leipzig are now looking for an alternative location.

# restrictions - Tuesday 2 February, 2021

Sinn Féin's Brian Stanley says Garda Colm Horkan's funeral is among several 'large funerals' that have taken place
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Sinn Féin's Brian Stanley says Garda Colm Horkan's funeral is among several 'large funerals' that have taken place

Feb 2nd 2021, 1:57 PM 40,222 Views 0 Comments

Stanley was responding to a question about a republican funeral in Derry last week.

# restrictions - Sunday 31 January, 2021

'Major reopening' of economy in March unlikely, says Taoiseach
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

'Major reopening' of economy in March unlikely, says Taoiseach

Jan 31st 2021, 5:05 PM 83,894 Views 127 Comments

Ireland may be moving towards a phased reopening of education.

# restrictions - Wednesday 27 January, 2021

Minister says gardaí will not enter homes to ensure people are quarantining after travel
# Covid19
# Covid19

Minister says gardaí will not enter homes to ensure people are quarantining after travel

Updated Jan 27th 2021, 1:51 PM 41,608 Views 102 Comments

If people are found not to be at home when they receive a call, they could face a fine of up to €2,500.

# restrictions - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

A lockdown extension and new travel rules - Here are the main points you need to know
# Covid19
# Covid19

A lockdown extension and new travel rules - Here are the main points you need to know

Jan 26th 2021, 7:30 PM 59,963 Views 64 Comments

Level 5 is with us until at least 5 March.

As it happened: Ireland introduces mandatory quarantine and faces five more weeks of Level 5
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

As it happened: Ireland introduces mandatory quarantine and faces five more weeks of Level 5

Updated Jan 26th 2021, 5:53 PM 140,400 Views 89 Comments
  • Level 5 until at least 5 March
  • Special education in February, other schools incrementally from March
  • Mandatory quarantine for arrivals, either at home or in a hotel
  • Extra gardaí at ports and airports

# restrictions - Sunday 24 January, 2021

More than £15,000 in fines handed out following illegal rave in east London
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

More than £15,000 in fines handed out following illegal rave in east London

Jan 24th 2021, 4:25 PM 28,460 Views 13 Comments

Metropolitan Police attended a venue under a railway arch in Hackney in the early hours of the morning.

# restrictions - Saturday 23 January, 2021

Taoiseach says there will be restrictions for six months, schools may not reopen until March
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Taoiseach says there will be restrictions for six months, schools may not reopen until March

Updated Jan 23rd 2021, 2:55 PM 220,269 Views 227 Comments

Micheál Martin said he is concerned about the UK strain of the virus, and vaccine delivery delays.

# restrictions - Friday 22 January, 2021

Over 770 fines issued by gardaí for non-essential travel since 11 January
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Over 770 fines issued by gardaí for non-essential travel since 11 January

Jan 22nd 2021, 3:53 PM 17,059 Views 36 Comments

Under current Covid-19 restrictions, gardaí are continuing to carry out checkpoints nationwide.

# restrictions - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Taoiseach says restrictions will likely continue 'well into' February and possibly beyond
# Level 5
# Level 5

Taoiseach says restrictions will likely continue 'well into' February and possibly beyond

Jan 21st 2021, 9:43 AM 89,393 Views 226 Comments
  • Micheál Martin said Covid-19 transmission rates are too high to ease restrictions
  • Schools and construction are "essential" and will be examined separately to other sectors
  • Yesterday 61 more deaths and 2,488 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Ireland

# restrictions - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

Level 5 lockdown to be reviewed next week, but government expected to extend restrictions to late February
# Level 5
# Level 5

Level 5 lockdown to be reviewed next week, but government expected to extend restrictions to late February

Updated Jan 20th 2021, 9:45 PM 102,539 Views 75 Comments

Government sources state that it is still their intention to get schools reopened in February.

# restrictions - Wednesday 13 January, 2021

Poll: Have you travelled over 5km since the beginning of the month?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you travelled over 5km since the beginning of the month?

Jan 13th 2021, 9:16 AM 86,352 Views 129 Comments

Under current Covid-19 restrictions, a 5km travel limit is in place.

# restrictions - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

People travelling from Britain or South Africa required to have negative Covid test before arrival
# Travel
# Travel

People travelling from Britain or South Africa required to have negative Covid test before arrival

Jan 6th 2021, 5:44 PM 7,732 Views 24 Comments

The change will kick in this Saturday.

Click and collect services for non-essential retail banned under new restrictions
# Retail
# Retail

Click and collect services for non-essential retail banned under new restrictions

Updated Jan 6th 2021, 4:45 PM 42,682 Views 58 Comments

The decision to ban click and collect services comes following a Cabinet meeting this afternoon.

# restrictions - Tuesday 5 January, 2021

Northern Ireland set to follow Scotland's legally enforceable stay-at-home orders
# Lockdown Laws
# Lockdown Laws

Northern Ireland set to follow Scotland's legally enforceable stay-at-home orders

Jan 5th 2021, 1:06 PM 25,821 Views 26 Comments

The Northern Ireland Executive is set to meet this afternoon and will brief the Assembly tomorrow.

# restrictions - Monday 4 January, 2021

Premier League to continue during new English lockdown
# Restrictions
From The42
# Restrictions

Premier League to continue during new English lockdown

Jan 4th 2021, 9:24 PM 5,725 Views 14 Comments

Nearly 56 million people in England will return to a full coronavirus lockdown in an attempt to cut spiralling infection rates.

Explainer: What childcare options are available in Level 5 and who gets priority?
# Childcare
# Childcare

Explainer: What childcare options are available in Level 5 and who gets priority?

Jan 4th 2021, 4:59 PM 44,536 Views 9 Comments

The government has asked parents who are not essential workers to keep their children at home.

# restrictions - Thursday 31 December, 2020

Gardaí to carry out checkpoints within local areas as country enters Level 5 restrictions
# Level 5
# Level 5

Gardaí to carry out checkpoints within local areas as country enters Level 5 restrictions

Dec 31st 2020, 2:08 PM 104,530 Views 80 Comments

Gardaí will also engage in high visibility patrolling in public areas such as parks and recreational areas.

# restrictions - Thursday 24 December, 2020

Restaurants and pubs to close from 3pm as new Covid-19 restrictions kick in
# Lockdown
# Lockdown

Restaurants and pubs to close from 3pm as new Covid-19 restrictions kick in

Dec 24th 2020, 2:06 PM 27,361 Views 54 Comments

It is not clear when these businesses will be able to reopen.

Government 'very unlikely' to shut non-essential retail from 26 December in spite of fresh NPHET advice
# Covid19
# Covid19

Government 'very unlikely' to shut non-essential retail from 26 December in spite of fresh NPHET advice

Dec 24th 2020, 9:00 AM 53,593 Views 127 Comments

Professor Philip Nolan has said he is not confidence the current set of restrictions will being transmission levels under control.

# restrictions - Sunday 20 December, 2020

WHO urges stronger action to contain new virus strain
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

WHO urges stronger action to contain new virus strain

Dec 20th 2020, 5:00 PM 40,343 Views 36 Comments

Nine cases of the new strain have been reported in Denmark, as well as one case in the Netherlands and another in Australia.

# restrictions - Friday 18 December, 2020

WHO warns people against gathering at Christmas as it is ‘not worth the risk’
# Visiting
# Visiting

WHO warns people against gathering at Christmas as it is ‘not worth the risk’

Dec 18th 2020, 8:19 AM 12,154 Views 7 Comments

The Taoiseach said yesterday that people in Ireland should expect new restrictions “before the new year”.

# restrictions - Thursday 17 December, 2020

Britain urged to scale back Christmas as Johnson encourages 'smaller, safer' festivities
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Britain urged to scale back Christmas as Johnson encourages 'smaller, safer' festivities

Dec 17th 2020, 7:10 AM 6,372 Views 7 Comments

The NI Executive will meet today to discuss Covid-19 restrictions.

# restrictions - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Covid-19 restrictions: Parts of England enter toughest measures and Germany begins new lockdown
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19 restrictions: Parts of England enter toughest measures and Germany begins new lockdown

Dec 16th 2020, 8:36 AM 17,461 Views 12 Comments

Germany registered a record number of deaths associated with Covid-19 today.

# restrictions - Monday 14 December, 2020

Government monitoring case numbers but no restrictions on the cards this side of Christmas
# Every Contact Counts
# Every Contact Counts

Government monitoring case numbers but no restrictions on the cards this side of Christmas

Dec 14th 2020, 5:57 PM 13,973 Views 17 Comments

Those in government circles are looking at the rise in cases in Europe, stating that Germany is a worrying example.

# restrictions - Sunday 13 December, 2020

Germany tightens Covid-19 lockdown measures over Christmas
# Restrictions
# Restrictions

Germany tightens Covid-19 lockdown measures over Christmas

Dec 13th 2020, 12:23 PM 42,380 Views 45 Comments

Germany recorded 20,200 newly confirmed cases and 321 additional deaths today.

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