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# lockdown - Thursday 23 April, 2020

Quinn: FAI looking at streaming League of Ireland matches behind a paywall

St Patrick’s Athletic president Tom O’Mahony believes playing behind closed doors is not an option, however.

# lockdown - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Researchers seek volunteers for Irish study on impact of quarantine on romantic relationships

Stressful experiences can impact on couples, but support from a partner during anxious times can also help alleviate stress.

# lockdown - Monday 20 April, 2020

Explainer: Why are people protesting against Covid-19 lockdowns in the US?

At one protest in Colorado, a woman shouted at a healthcare worker ‘You go to work, why can’t I go to work?’

'There does seem to be an increase in traffic': Don't let complacency scupper progress, Taoiseach warns

Ministers are warning that people need to respect the restrictions if progress is to be maintained.

# lockdown - Sunday 19 April, 2020

Ministers in UK downplay talk of lifting Covid-19 restrictions amid 'grotesque' criticism of Johnson

A report in the Sunday Times claims the prime minister missed five meetings of the key Cobra committee in the run-up to the outbreak.

Some lockdown measures eased in US as protesters demand more

The number of Covid-19 cases, particularly in hotspot areas, continue to rise.

# lockdown - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Explainer: Here's how New Zealand's lockdown worked and how they'll be relaxing it next week

The country has been one of the most successful in containing the outbreak, with just over 1,000 known cases.

# lockdown - Thursday 16 April, 2020

UK lockdown extended for three more weeks as number of coronavirus cases passes 100,000

861 new deaths were confirmed this evening, bringing the UK death toll to 13,729.

# lockdown - Wednesday 15 April, 2020

Periods of social distancing may be needed into 2022, Harvard researchers say

The researchers assume that Covid-19 will become seasonal, but say much remains unknown.

Schools begin to reopen in Denmark today while some shops reopen in Italy

Italy allowed bookshops, launderettes, stationers and children’s clothing retailers to re-open.

# lockdown - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

As worst-hit countries mull easing lockdown measures, global Covid-19 cases near 2 million

Experts fear that while the virus appears to peaking in some areas, it could begin to spike in others.

# lockdown - Friday 10 April, 2020

Politics of a pandemic: How Covid-19 changes could open doors to a better Ireland

Dr Stephen Onakuse says the Irish electorate displayed a new empathy in GE2020 and somehow, the coronavirus brought the changes they sought.

# lockdown - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Covid-19 restrictions expected to be extended in UK as death toll exceeds 7,000

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab, who is deputising for Boris Johnson while he is in hospital, will chair an emergency meeting today.

# lockdown - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Teaching during the Covid-19 crisis: Four weeks in, the novelty has given way to inertia for some students

One secondary school teacher describes the swift and extraordinary changes that she and her students are adjusting to.

# lockdown - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Tottenham issue warning after Mourinho and players seen training together in public

It appears a group broke the coronavirus social-distancing rules to train.

# lockdown - Sunday 5 April, 2020

From The42 Man City's Walker facing disciplinary action for breaching lockdown conditions Trouble

Man City's Walker facing disciplinary action for breaching lockdown conditions

The England defender has apologised for his behaviour.

# lockdown - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

From The42 The Ireland and Lions legend running a Top 14 club under house arrest Interview

The Ireland and Lions legend running a Top 14 club under house arrest

This may be the most surreal period of Jeremy Davidson’s career but the former Irish star has not lost his focus as rugby faces its biggest battle yet.

# lockdown - Monday 30 March, 2020

From The42 'My mother realised I can’t be eating tins of biscuits' - Ex-Cork City defender McCarthy on being back home Lockdown

'My mother realised I can’t be eating tins of biscuits' - Ex-Cork City defender McCarthy on being back home

The 21-year-old has been speaking about his experiences in the Scottish Premiership since joining St Mirren in January.

From The42 Jack Grealish mystery after Range Rover crashes into parked cars during lockdown Probe

Jack Grealish mystery after Range Rover crashes into parked cars during lockdown

Less than 24 hours before the incident, the player launched a video appeal for people to stay at home.

# lockdown - Friday 27 March, 2020

Deaths from Covid-19 rise in Spain by 769 in a day

The number of cases in the country jumped by 7,800.

# lockdown - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

From The42 A-League player arrested after drunken joyriding in golf buggy while supposed to be on lockdown Joyriders

A-League player arrested after drunken joyriding in golf buggy while supposed to be on lockdown

Tim Payne of Wellington Phoenix and his team-mate Oliver Saile are under investigation by the FFA after being stopped by the police on a Sydney road.

Debunked: No, Ireland is not in a 'lockdown sequence' despite what this Facebook post says

The post claims the Irish government has been slowly implementing a country-wide lockdown since last Sunday.

# lockdown - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

'House arrest' , 'End of freedom': UK front pages react to Johnson's decision to lockdown Britain

Johnson made the announcement in an address to the nation from within No 10 Downing Street yesterday evening.

# lockdown - Monday 23 March, 2020

UK in lockdown: Boris Johnson tells British people to 'stay at home' for three weeks to slow coronavirus spread Covid-19 This post contains videos

UK in lockdown: Boris Johnson tells British people to 'stay at home' for three weeks to slow coronavirus spread

Johnson made the announcement in an address to the nation from within No 10 Downing Street this evening.

# lockdown - Sunday 22 March, 2020

Coveney confirms charter flight to repatriate Irish citizens stuck in Peru being arranged

There are currently 135 Irish citizens in Peru.

# lockdown - Saturday 21 March, 2020

Simon Coveney reassures Irish citizens stuck in Peru amid reports that 'all airports to close tonight'

It was hoped that a flight would be organised to get Irish people out of Peru before the lockdown escalates further.

# lockdown - Friday 20 March, 2020

From The42 Download a free copy of The42's colouring book and entertain the young sports fan in your house Activities

Download a free copy of The42's colouring book and entertain the young sports fan in your house

She Can! features some of Ireland’s top female athletes.

# lockdown - Sunday 15 March, 2020

France shuts bars, nightclubs, cinemas and restaurants to help combat coronavirus

A number of countries have imposed sweeping restrictions to help fight the illness.

# lockdown - Saturday 14 March, 2020

'Prohibition to circulate in the streets': Spain goes into lockdown mode as state of emergency declared

France has witnessed a surge in cases, with 4,500 people infected, and 91 deaths.

Ryanair cancels all flights to and from Poland in response to ban on foreign travellers

The airline has said it will contact affected passengers in the wake of the measure.

# lockdown - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Coronavirus: Schools 'actively working on contingency plans' in case of nationwide closures

No closures have been implemented but this is being constantly reviewed.

# lockdown - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

From The42 'There's literally police patrolling the streets... Rugby is irrelevant at this point' Lockdown

'There's literally police patrolling the streets... Rugby is irrelevant at this point'

Irish players Ian Nagle and Mick Kearney were lucky to get out of Italy before the lockdown.

# lockdown - Monday 9 March, 2020

Italian prime minister extends lockdown to entire country in bid to tackle Covid-19 outbreak

Italy has seen the worst outbreak of the Covid-19 coronavirus in Europe to date.

# lockdown - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

White House lockdown: Restrictions lifted after initial alert caused by plane entering restricted airspace

Evacuations were ordered as a precaution and lasted about half an hour.

# lockdown - Saturday 27 October, 2018

More than two-thirds of Irish prisoners on 'restricted' regime kept in cells for 21 hours a day, report finds

A new report by the Irish Penal Reform Trust has raised concerns over Ireland’s increasing prison population.

# lockdown - Friday 23 February, 2018

White House on lockdown as car crashes into security barrier

A woman was arrested following the incident.

# lockdown - Thursday 21 September, 2017

From The42 Holland heaps praise on 'Bakkies Botha type' Kleyn Lockdown

Holland heaps praise on 'Bakkies Botha type' Kleyn

Munster’s second row stalwart can feel the makings of an effective partnership with the South African.

# lockdown - Wednesday 22 March, 2017

Tourists locked inside London Eye pods amid major security alert

The attraction says it is in constant contact with its guests.

# lockdown - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

'All calm on the western front': Fine Gael happy with Enda's message at crunch meeting

Kenny will deal with the leadership issue “effectively and conclusively” when he returns from the US.