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The 5 at 5 Five minutes, five stories, five o’clock…

EVERY WEEKDAY EVENING, The Journal brings you five of the biggest stories of the day.

1. #POST-PANDEMIC It is too early to say whether or not Covid-19 vaccines will become a regular part of the winter vaccination programme, says HSE Chief Clinical Officer Dr Colm Henry.

2. #COOLOCK Permission is being sought to convert a former Tayto factory in Dublin into a first of its kind crematorium.

3. #PLANNING BOARD The Chairman of An Bord Pleanala  Dave Walsh, has announced that he will be retiring early for “personal and family reasons”.

4. #DONATIONS Sinn Féin TDs, senators and MEPs donated the most money to their party of all the registered political parties in Ireland last year.

5. #CORK Irish Rail is to lodge an application to An Bord Pleanála for a major upgrade of the Cork rail network. 

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