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# level-3 - Saturday 17 October, 2020

'No one is fighting for us': Gym owners insist they should be allowed stay open under Levels 4 and 5

The call comes from a group of independent gym owners.

# level-3 - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

New restrictions: No visits to households allowed from tomorrow night, except for essential reasons

Exemptions will be made on compassionate grounds and for essential reasons like childcare.

# level-3 - Friday 9 October, 2020

Catholic archbishops ask Taoiseach to allow people attend mass

The four archbishops have requested a meeting with Micheál Martin.

# level-3 - Thursday 8 October, 2020

CMO and Health Minister discussed possibility of moving to Level 4 before Level 5 recommendation

Stephen Donnelly issued a statement in the Dáil this evening to clarify the timeline last weekend.

Gardaí have altered two checkpoints on major routes into Dublin as part of Operation Fanacht

Long tailbacks were reported yesterday as gardaí rolled out checkpoints across the country with every county now in Level 3.

# level-3 - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

CMO spoke to Health Minister before and after NPHET's Level 5 recommendation

Tánaiste Leo Varadkar said the Level 5 recommendation “came out of the blue” on Sunday.

Level 3 enforcement: Taoiseach declines to give timeline on when fines could be introduced but says options will be discussed this week

The Covid sub-committee met this morning to discuss enforcement of Level 3 restrictions.

Long tailbacks reported as Operation Fanacht gets underway

There will be fixed garda checkpoints at 132 roads across the country in the coming weeks.

Coronavirus: The entire country is now in Level 3 - here's what that means

The new restrictions kicked in at midnight.

# level-3 - Tuesday 6 October, 2020

NPHET members believe Level 5 advice 'should have been communicated more carefully to government'

The recommendation became public on Sunday night, but the government rejected it yesterday – instead deciding that the entire country should enter Level 3.

Explainer: The whole country goes to Level 3 from tonight, but has it worked in Dublin?

Transmission of the virus hasn’t actually declined, but the increase has slowed.

Center Parcs Longford closing until 30 October as Level 3 restrictions kick in

A statement from the company apologised to all those who had plans to visit in the coming weeks.

Professor Sam McConkey: Prepare for Levels 4 and 5, yesterday just delayed the inevitable

Professor Sam McConkey says he understands the thinking behind yesterday’s decision by Government, but believes it won’t be enough to stop the second wave of Covid-19.

From The42 All camogie club games suspended until further notice 'in the interest of public safety' Level 3

All camogie club games suspended until further notice 'in the interest of public safety'

The Association’s Ard Chomhairle has endorsed the decision.

From The42 Irish professional rugby breathes brief sigh of relief as show limps on for now Level 3

Irish professional rugby breathes brief sigh of relief as show limps on for now

International, provincial, and elite amateur club rugby can continue under the IRFU’s guidelines.

# level-3 - Monday 5 October, 2020

From The42 Here is how sport will be impacted after Ireland's move to Level 3 restrictions Development

Here is how sport will be impacted after Ireland's move to Level 3 restrictions

The new measures mean spectators will no longer be allowed in stadiums.

NPHET warned that Level 5 is the 'only opportunity' to control Covid-19

Dr Tony Holohan warned in a letter last night of a “significant and deteriorating” epidemiological situation.

Coronavirus: The entire nation is going to Level 3 - here's what that means

There will be changes for the whole nation from midnight tomorrow night.

'The outcome will be the same': Nationwide move to Level 3 will not stop spread of Covid-19, expert warns

Professor Sam McConkey believes case numbers will continue to rise if the Government rejects NPHET’s advice.

# level-3 - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Debunked: No, this photo does not show a skip filled with food waste from Dublin restaurants which were forced to close

The photo has been shared on social media in recent days – but it was actually taken in England five years ago.

# level-3 - Saturday 26 September, 2020

Donegal enters Level 3 restrictions after recent spike in Covid-19 cases

Donegal’s 14-day Covid-19 incidence rate is now the highest in the country.

# level-3 - Thursday 24 September, 2020

'No other choice than to act': Donegal to be placed under Level 3 restrictions after spike in Covid-19 cases

Government ministers held an incorporeal meeting this evening to discuss the measure.

# level-3 - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

'It's like turning an aircraft carrier': Public health officials encouraged by Dublin's five-day Covid incidence but urge caution

Ireland’s 14-day incidence rate of Covid-19 is currently 70.4, with Dublin’s rate almost double that at 138.0 per 100,000.

# level-3 - Friday 18 September, 2020

Council says Dublin pubs, cafes and restaurants will be permitted to serve outside if they meet certain conditions

Such establishments can only cater for outdoor dining from tomorrow.

'All of the efforts are to reduce congregation': CMO outlines urgency of fresh Dublin restrictions

The number of Covid-19 cases where the source of the infection is unknown has escalated dramatically in the capital.

Dubliners advised not to travel outside the county for either domestic trips or overseas journeys

Similar to the travel advice throughout the pandemic – it is not a criminal offence to travel beyond the county border or travel abroad.

Up to 50 people can attend weddings in Dublin this weekend, but down to 25 people from Monday

From Monday, a maximum of 25 people can attend weddings and funerals in Dublin.

Taoiseach set to address the nation as Cabinet accepts Level 3 advice for Dublin

Cabinet has accepted NPHET advice without deviation, including recommendations on closing indoor dining.

# level-3 - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Dublin is set to move from Level 2 to Level 3 - here's what that means

NPHET’s advice will be considered by a new oversight group this evening with an announcement expected tomorrow.

# level-3 - Saturday 27 December, 2014

Gridlock in UK: Cars abandoned, passengers stranded after heavy snowfall

A group of coach passengers spent the night in a church in Sheffield, and people have been leaving their cars to seek shelter.