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# face-masks - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Half of Dublin Bus passengers are wearing face masks but compliance on transport varies widely

Compliance across various services ranges from 40% to 98%, the National Transport Authority has said.

# face-masks - Monday 29 June, 2020

Mandatory use of face coverings on public transport 'likely' to be enforced through fines

Enforcement will not begin for a number of weeks, the CEO of the National Transport Authority said.

# face-masks - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Cabinet meets today on Phase Three, with mandatory face coverings on public transport top of list

A Cabinet sub-committee, meanwhile, has agreed to ease restrictions on air travel to some countries within Europe from July.

# face-masks - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

Face coverings to be made compulsory on public transport

The recommendation will go before Cabinet ministers tomorrow.

Trump uses derogatory 'kung flu' term, and still refuses to wear mask, at latest rally

In Phoenix, Trump hailed “patriotic young Americans who stand up tall for America and refuse to kneel to the radical left”.

# face-masks - Monday 22 June, 2020

Poll: Have you felt uncomfortable in a shop recently? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Have you felt uncomfortable in a shop recently?

Concerns have been raised about the lack of social distancing and people wearing masks in some instances.

# face-masks - Friday 12 June, 2020

Poll: Should face masks be provided for free to each household? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should face masks be provided for free to each household?

People are advised to wear face coverings in certain settings, but it’s not mandatory.

# face-masks - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

Explainer: What exactly is the latest advice on face masks and why you should wear them?

Dr Tony Holohan has said “we need to do better” in terms of the general public wearing face masks as recommended.

'I think we can do better': Dr Holohan urges more people to wear face masks in public

The chief medical officer said he’d been shopping at the weekend and was struck by the number of people not wearing one.

# face-masks - Friday 5 June, 2020

Poll: Will you wear a mask when you use public transport? Face Covering This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you wear a mask when you use public transport?

It will be mandatory in England from mid-June but advice on wearing face coverings here is guidance, not a rule.

# face-masks - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

'Much lower risk' of Covid-19 spreading beyond one metre - study

A new study by The Lancet has analysed various measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19.

# face-masks - Monday 18 May, 2020

Here is how to wear a face mask or covering properly Covid-19 This post contains videos

Here is how to wear a face mask or covering properly

Many people are wearing face masks in an effort to help prevent the spread of Covid-19.

# face-masks - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

Micheál Martin says level of testing and contact tracing is 'not where we should be'

He said testing and tracing is key to getting the economy reopened.

Ryanair to resume 40% of its flights from July, as O'Leary calls quarantine for travellers 'unenforceable'

Ryanair’s Eddie Wilson said that leaving the middle seat empty “isn’t based on any scientific evidence”.

# face-masks - Monday 11 May, 2020

Poll: Do you wear a face mask in public? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you wear a face mask in public?

The Irish government hasn’t yet issued guidance on the use of face masks.

# face-masks - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Public guidance on wearing face-coverings 'in certain scenarios' due in next two weeks

Face coverings could possibly be advised for use while on public transport or in retail settings.

# face-masks - Saturday 25 April, 2020

# face-masks - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Gardaí interview Irish citizen over €15 million international Covid-19 scam

The investigation relates to a German company who believed it was buying a large quantity of face masks for the government.

# face-masks - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Trump announces new guidelines for all Americans to wear masks... but says he won't wear one himself Not For Me This post contains videos

Trump announces new guidelines for all Americans to wear masks... but says he won't wear one himself

“I just don’t want to wear one myself,” the president said.

# face-masks - Thursday 2 April, 2020

A nurse returning to work at the frontline: 'Not all heroes wear capes, but they all need a face mask'

I left nursing years ago and now I feel I have a duty to return, but the odds are against us, writes Deirdre Mullins.

# face-masks - Sunday 15 March, 2020

From The42 Brazilian footballers don face masks in protest at being made to play Angry

Brazilian footballers don face masks in protest at being made to play

No spectators were allowed into the Gremio arena for the Gaucho state championship match.

# face-masks - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

Irish pharmacies running out of face masks after news of coronavirus outbreak in China

There have not been any confirmed cases of the virus in Ireland, or in the UK.

# face-masks - Friday 28 December, 2018

From The Daily Edge 7 face masks your tired and hungover skin needs right now Mask The Hangover

7 face masks your tired and hungover skin needs right now

Looking a little worse for wear?

# face-masks - Friday 7 April, 2017

From The Daily Edge Emoji face masks are a (slightly terrifying) thing - here's how to get them in Ireland Uncanny Valley

Emoji face masks are a (slightly terrifying) thing - here's how to get them in Ireland

Creeping people out whilst hydrating the skin = the dream.

# face-masks - Sunday 5 March, 2017

From The Daily Edge Those peel-off face masks going viral right now are really not good for your skin Not So A-peeling

Those peel-off face masks going viral right now are really not good for your skin

“It’s a little like using a chainsaw to prune a tree,” says facialist Andy Millward.