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# new restrictions

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Cabinet agrees 8pm curfew for pubs and restaurants over the Christmas period
Rumours of a mid-December lockdown abound but here's why no-one actually knows if it's happening
Restaurants and pubs to close on Christmas Eve and household visit ban from Jan 1st, Taoiseach confirms
Cabinet Covid Committee agrees hospitality should shut on Christmas Eve
Government to take 'decisive action' tomorrow, says Harris
Micheál Martin says new restrictions were needed and more counties are still likely to move to Level 4
Johnson issues plea for 'spirit of togetherness' but warns of 'difficult' winter ahead in televised address
Limited to 6 people: Government statement says strict rules now apply to indoor cultural events