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# easing-restrictions - Thursday 29 April, 2021

Hairdressers and inter-county travel due to reopen on 10 May, while beer gardens and outdoor dining set for 7 June
# Summer 2021
# Summer 2021

Hairdressers and inter-county travel due to reopen on 10 May, while beer gardens and outdoor dining set for 7 June

Updated Apr 29th 2021, 8:25 AM 244,060 Views 190 Comments

Government will give a detailed roadmap today after a full Cabinet meeting.

# easing-restrictions - Monday 26 April, 2021

Another 'outdoor summer': Here's when to expect this week's Covid re-opening decisions
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Another 'outdoor summer': Here's when to expect this week's Covid re-opening decisions

Apr 26th 2021, 12:05 AM 71,869 Views 53 Comments
  • As well as the schedule for May the Taoiseach is expected to give some indications of the plan for June this week.
  • The main announcements are expected on Thursday night, with NPHET set to convene on Wednesday.
  • It comes amid the easing of some restrictions on sports today and the reopening of outdoor attractions like zoos.

# easing-restrictions - Monday 19 April, 2021

Harris says there may be 'potential to do a bit more' easing of restrictions than has already been flagged for May
# Outdoor Activitiies
# Outdoor Activitiies

Harris says there may be 'potential to do a bit more' easing of restrictions than has already been flagged for May

Updated Apr 19th 2021, 3:40 PM 57,843 Views 62 Comments
  • The Higher Education Minister is arguing that the public know how to socialise safely outdoors now, and should be allowed to do so.
  • AstraZeneca has written to an Oireachtas committee to say that it will deliver 100 million doses of its vaccine in the first 6 months of the year.
  • Finance Minsiter Paschal Donohoe said that it could be 2023 before Ireland returns to pre-pandemic employment levels.

# easing-restrictions - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Glynn says NPHET isn't predicting a fourth wave but is concerned about possible super-spreader events
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Glynn says NPHET isn't predicting a fourth wave but is concerned about possible super-spreader events

Updated Apr 13th 2021, 3:19 PM 56,189 Views 92 Comments

NPHET and the Government are due to consider the further easing of restrictions again at the beginning of May.

# easing-restrictions - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Having all schools fully open in April is a top priority, says Tánaiste
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Having all schools fully open in April is a top priority, says Tánaiste

Mar 24th 2021, 7:56 PM 48,097 Views 96 Comments

Easing of some low-risk outdoor activities is also expected to be announced next week.

# easing-restrictions - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

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 52,427 Views 70 Comments

Let’s take a look.

# easing-restrictions - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Government hoping for things to be 'much better' from April - but no large gigs on the cards this summer
# 2021
# 2021

Government hoping for things to be 'much better' from April - but no large gigs on the cards this summer

Jan 26th 2021, 12:05 AM 81,979 Views 105 Comments

In terms of concerts or large outdoor events in the summer, one government source said “no chance”.

# easing-restrictions - Friday 12 June, 2020

Crowds of up to 10,000 set to be allowed into Australian sports stadiums next month
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Crowds of up to 10,000 set to be allowed into Australian sports stadiums next month

Jun 12th 2020, 8:11 AM 8,188 Views 11 Comments

The news comes as New Zealand prepares to welcome back fans at its Super Rugby Aotearoa tournament.

# easing-restrictions - Monday 8 June, 2020

No return to rush-hour as Dublin's streets remain quiet on the first morning of Phase Two
# Day One
# Day One

No return to rush-hour as Dublin's streets remain quiet on the first morning of Phase Two

Jun 8th 2020, 11:16 AM 24,564 Views 28 Comments

Buses and train stations remained largely quiet this morning.

# easing-restrictions - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Harris says 20km rule important to avoid virus being brought into less affected areas
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Harris says 20km rule important to avoid virus being brought into less affected areas

Jun 3rd 2020, 2:22 PM 38,035 Views 71 Comments

The number of Covid-19 cases in ICU has fallen to 36, according to the latest figures.

# easing-restrictions - Friday 29 May, 2020

Change to wage subsidy scheme to include those returning from maternity leave
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Change to wage subsidy scheme to include those returning from maternity leave

Updated May 29th 2020, 4:00 PM 24,953 Views 23 Comments

The change will also accommodate those returning from a period of paternity or adoptive leave.

# easing-restrictions - Friday 15 May, 2020

Cabinet set to approve easing of restrictions, but homeware stores not permitted to open
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Cabinet set to approve easing of restrictions, but homeware stores not permitted to open

May 15th 2020, 1:30 PM 59,797 Views 83 Comments

Hardware stores, garden centres, farmers’ markets, bicycle shops and garages are due to open Monday.

# easing-restrictions - Sunday 3 May, 2020

Europe prepares for more lockdown easing as Spain records lowest daily death toll in seven weeks
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Europe prepares for more lockdown easing as Spain records lowest daily death toll in seven weeks

May 3rd 2020, 1:34 PM 21,220 Views 14 Comments

Despite the reopenings, experts have cautioned that many countries are still not through the worst of their outbreaks yet.

# easing-restrictions - Friday 17 April, 2020

Harris hopes to ease measures in May but warns not to expect 'significant lifting of restrictions'
# Complex Process
# Complex Process

Harris hopes to ease measures in May but warns not to expect 'significant lifting of restrictions'

Apr 17th 2020, 9:02 AM 92,174 Views 134 Comments

Lifting the restrictions will be “complex” and “delicate” according to the Minister for Health.

# easing-restrictions - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Varadkar intends to publish exit plan, but doesn't know if restrictions will be lifted on 5 May
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Varadkar intends to publish exit plan, but doesn't know if restrictions will be lifted on 5 May

Apr 16th 2020, 5:03 PM 43,084 Views 52 Comments

The Taoiseach wants to publish the roadmap before 5 May.