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# social distancing

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# covid19 facts
Is it OK to go for that walk outdoors? What you need to know about social distancing
We look at the expert advice on the matter.
# online help
From art to fitness, here's how to keep your kids entertained online during social distancing
People are using their skills to help parents through online videos and downloads.
# Paddy's Day
Virtual parades and green buildings: How people have been celebrating St Patrick's Day
People have been thinking outside the box in order to celebrate the day.
# social distancing
'Let common sense prevail': Annual St Patrick's partying by students in Belfast raises Covid-19 concerns
The Holylands area in Belfast is notorious for large celebrations on St Patrick’s Day.
# social distancing
'If your actions are helping to spread the virus, you’re not helping the country': St Vincent's doctor issues stark warning
Dr Paddy Mallon has outlined a grim scenario that Ireland will face if people don’t take the containment strategy seriously.
# social distancing
'I get told I should retire walking around Tesco': Abuse from fans getting tiresome, says North
The Welsh star opens up about online and offline trolls, and concerns regarding his history of head injuries.