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#restrictions

# restrictions - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Phase Two: Here are the restrictions due to be eased next week
# Roadmap
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# Roadmap

Phase Two: Here are the restrictions due to be eased next week

Jun 2nd 2020, 12:05 AM 270,317 Views 93 Comments

Here’s what’s planned between 8 June and 29 June, when Phase 3 is due to begin.

# restrictions - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

Micheál Martin says there is 'no serious justification' for the 5km and 20km limit
# Lockdown
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# Lockdown

Micheál Martin says there is 'no serious justification' for the 5km and 20km limit

May 27th 2020, 3:34 PM 78,785 Views 101 Comments

Decisions on any changes to the roadmap will only be made after 5 June, Varadkar said today.

# restrictions - Monday 18 May, 2020

RTÉ mocks up what pubs could look like under the new guidelines and Joe Duffy isn't happy
# Pint Of Pain
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# Pint Of Pain

RTÉ mocks up what pubs could look like under the new guidelines and Joe Duffy isn't happy

May 18th 2020, 10:45 PM 175,284 Views 127 Comments

No more than four people would be allowed for every 10 square metres in a premises.

# restrictions - Saturday 16 May, 2020

Phase One: What can you expect when you go to a hardware store next week?
# Open For Business
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# Open For Business

Phase One: What can you expect when you go to a hardware store next week?

May 16th 2020, 12:05 AM 94,040 Views 100 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar has confirmed that Ireland will enter Phase One of easing restrictions on Monday.

# restrictions - Friday 15 May, 2020

Phase One easing to go ahead from Monday, 16 new deaths announced: Today's Covid-19 main points
# Cabinet
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# Cabinet

Phase One easing to go ahead from Monday, 16 new deaths announced: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated May 15th 2020, 9:44 PM 37,527 Views 29 Comments

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar announced plans for Phase One reopening this afternoon.

'Hardware but not homeware': Here's a definitive list of what stores are allowed open from Monday
# Open For Business
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# Open For Business

'Hardware but not homeware': Here's a definitive list of what stores are allowed open from Monday

May 15th 2020, 5:20 PM 88,647 Views 55 Comments

Garden centres and farmers’ markets are on the list of outlets that can re-open.

# restrictions - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Coronavirus: 10 deaths and 426 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Covid19
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# Covid19

Coronavirus: 10 deaths and 426 new cases confirmed in Ireland

May 14th 2020, 6:24 PM 172,722 Views 188 Comments

NPHET met today to finalise its advice to government on easing restrictions from next Monday.

# restrictions - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Coronavirus: 10 deaths and 159 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Covid19
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# Covid19

Coronavirus: 10 deaths and 159 new cases confirmed in Ireland

May 13th 2020, 6:00 PM 79,553 Views 106 Comments

Health officials have given an update this evening on the outbreak in Ireland.

# restrictions - Monday 11 May, 2020

Shopping centres, restaurants and cinemas to reopen in New Zealand as easing of restrictions ramps up
# Jacinda Ardern
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# Jacinda Ardern

Shopping centres, restaurants and cinemas to reopen in New Zealand as easing of restrictions ramps up

May 11th 2020, 11:38 AM 31,451 Views 68 Comments

The number of new cases daily in New Zealand has been in single digits since mid-April.

# restrictions - Saturday 9 May, 2020

Johnson 'will act with extreme caution' when easing restrictions as UK death toll tops 31,500
# Warning
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# Warning

Johnson 'will act with extreme caution' when easing restrictions as UK death toll tops 31,500

May 9th 2020, 6:47 PM 32,450 Views 31 Comments

Members of the public have been warned not to “throw away” their hard work amid reports of large crowds enjoying the good weather outdoors.

# restrictions - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

Anglers can now fish within 5km of their home
# Restrictions
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# Restrictions

Anglers can now fish within 5km of their home

May 6th 2020, 2:48 PM 19,481 Views 37 Comments

The Taoiseach told the Dáil last week that “the issue of solitary fishing… has come up on a number occasions”.

# restrictions - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Bus and rail union calls for compulsory face masks on public transport as restrictions ease
# NBRU
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# NBRU

Bus and rail union calls for compulsory face masks on public transport as restrictions ease

May 5th 2020, 3:02 PM 15,069 Views 37 Comments

The NBRU has also called for temperature checks for all public transport workers.

Poll: Do you plan on travelling up to 5km from your home today?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you plan on travelling up to 5km from your home today?

May 5th 2020, 10:10 AM 50,100 Views 72 Comments

Today, there was a small change in the Covid-19 restrictions.

Covid-19: Here's what restrictions will be in place from today
# Changes
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# Changes

Covid-19: Here's what restrictions will be in place from today

May 5th 2020, 6:30 AM 80,562 Views 52 Comments

On Friday, the government announced changes to the coronavirus guidance for cocooners.

# restrictions - Monday 4 May, 2020

'I feel safe': Irish in New Zealand and Australia on life as lockdown eases
# Coronavirus
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# Coronavirus

'I feel safe': Irish in New Zealand and Australia on life as lockdown eases

May 4th 2020, 12:05 AM 70,765 Views 123 Comments

Cases of Covid-19 in New Zealand and Australia remain low.

# restrictions - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Only 'minor increase' in Dublin city centre traffic levels over last fortnight
# Restrictions
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# Restrictions

Only 'minor increase' in Dublin city centre traffic levels over last fortnight

May 2nd 2020, 12:05 AM 16,683 Views 35 Comments

New data released by Dublin City Council shows a 60%-70% decrease in traffic since mid-March.

# restrictions - Friday 1 May, 2020

Taoiseach: Over 70s can leave homes from Tuesday, but most restrictions in place until 18 May
# Covid Restrictions
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# Covid Restrictions

Taoiseach: Over 70s can leave homes from Tuesday, but most restrictions in place until 18 May

May 1st 2020, 6:40 PM 194,981 Views 318 Comments

The announcement was made by Taoiseach Leo Varadkar this evening.

# restrictions - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Taoiseach to ask NPHET for advice on if people can go fishing under Covid restrictions
# Take The Bait
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# Take The Bait

Taoiseach to ask NPHET for advice on if people can go fishing under Covid restrictions

Apr 30th 2020, 9:46 PM 35,865 Views 96 Comments

Some TDs have been angling for a change to the restrictions to allow solitary fishing.

Ministers push back against Chief Medical Officer, urging for some easing of restrictions
# Grim Meeting
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# Grim Meeting

Ministers push back against Chief Medical Officer, urging for some easing of restrictions

Apr 30th 2020, 9:08 PM 123,422 Views 147 Comments

One minister said the briefing had “no good news” with another describing it as “very grim”.

# restrictions - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Varadkar pressed by opposition leaders on plans to ease restrictions in teleconference call
# Covid-19
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# Covid-19

Varadkar pressed by opposition leaders on plans to ease restrictions in teleconference call

Updated Apr 29th 2020, 10:31 PM 72,100 Views 96 Comments

Earlier, junior minister John Halligan said people need to “know there’s the pathway” out of this.

Debunked: No, this message from a Covid-19 app asking why a person is 20km from home is not real
# Factcheck
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# Factcheck

Debunked: No, this message from a Covid-19 app asking why a person is 20km from home is not real

Apr 29th 2020, 4:41 PM 24,607 Views 21 Comments

The false message originated in Australia but is being widely shared here.

Coronavirus cases pass million mark in US as states begin lifting restrictions
# United States
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# United States

Coronavirus cases pass million mark in US as states begin lifting restrictions

Apr 29th 2020, 7:10 AM 18,720 Views 34 Comments

The country’s death toll from Covid-19 has surpassed the 58,220 service personnel killed in Vietnam.

# restrictions - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

'As long-awaited as it is risky': French government outlines lifting of restrictions from 11 May
# Coronavirus
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# Coronavirus

'As long-awaited as it is risky': French government outlines lifting of restrictions from 11 May

Apr 28th 2020, 9:26 PM 24,750 Views 41 Comments

All the lockdown will be lifted gradually, the French Prime Minister warned today restrictions could still be extended.

Gardaí coughed on or spat at in 31 incidents this month, with 'spit hoods' used 15 times
# Policing
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# Policing

Gardaí coughed on or spat at in 31 incidents this month, with 'spit hoods' used 15 times

Apr 28th 2020, 4:10 PM 17,088 Views 30 Comments

The Garda Commissioner said most people are still compliant with the restrictions.

'Speed limits still apply': Thousands of checkpoints in operation to ensure compliance with restrictions
# Operation Fanacht
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# Operation Fanacht

'Speed limits still apply': Thousands of checkpoints in operation to ensure compliance with restrictions

Apr 28th 2020, 8:45 AM 29,879 Views 42 Comments

Operation Fanacht is set to run from today until the end of the bank holiday weekend.

More than 40% of employees working longer hours from home, survey finds
# WFH
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# WFH

More than 40% of employees working longer hours from home, survey finds

Apr 28th 2020, 8:29 AM 19,781 Views 27 Comments

Some 90% of workers are now based at their homes since the coronavirus restrictions came into place.

# restrictions - Monday 27 April, 2020

'It's down to the wire': Decision on whether Covid-19 restrictions will be eased on 5 May not made yet
# Up In The Air
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# Up In The Air

'It's down to the wire': Decision on whether Covid-19 restrictions will be eased on 5 May not made yet

Apr 27th 2020, 9:39 PM 54,965 Views 90 Comments

The Chief Medical Officer has expressed concern that rates of improvement on key indicators of the disease have slowed.

# restrictions - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Some nations inch toward reopening as virus deaths rise
# Changes
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# Changes

Some nations inch toward reopening as virus deaths rise

Apr 26th 2020, 8:10 AM 30,350 Views 50 Comments

The number of deaths officially attributed to coronavirus has topped 200,000 globally.

# restrictions - Saturday 25 April, 2020

Harris hopes for 'slight easing' of restrictions on 5 May
# Restrictions
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# Restrictions

Harris hopes for 'slight easing' of restrictions on 5 May

Apr 25th 2020, 5:42 PM 126,476 Views 199 Comments

The plan will outline the phases of lifting restrictions.

Countries around the world including the US and India begin to lift restrictions
# Opening Up
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# Opening Up

Countries around the world including the US and India begin to lift restrictions

Apr 25th 2020, 3:51 PM 33,448 Views 39 Comments

It comes as the global death toll has edged closer to 200,000.

# restrictions - Friday 24 April, 2020

Varadkar: 'Extending pandemic payment and wage subsidy scheme may be needed if restrictions stay in place'
# Social Welfare
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# Social Welfare

Varadkar: 'Extending pandemic payment and wage subsidy scheme may be needed if restrictions stay in place'

Apr 24th 2020, 6:31 PM 39,307 Views 56 Comments

Varadkar also said no decision has been made on whether or not to extend the payment.

# restrictions - Thursday 23 April, 2020

IRFU exploring possibility of Ulster training in Dundalk if restrictions ease
# Planning
# Planning

IRFU exploring possibility of Ulster training in Dundalk if restrictions ease

Apr 23rd 2020, 7:12 PM 10,633 Views 16 Comments

The northern province could be set for a short-term move if the IRFU pursue the idea.

# restrictions - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Explainer: What exactly ARE the current Covid-19 restrictions and when can we expect them to change?
# One Month On
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# One Month On

Explainer: What exactly ARE the current Covid-19 restrictions and when can we expect them to change?

Apr 22nd 2020, 2:08 PM 70,092 Views 39 Comments

Sometimes the news all blends together, so here’s a reminder.

# restrictions - Monday 20 April, 2020

Cullen confirms Leinster haven't made any new signings for next season
# Contracts
# Contracts

Cullen confirms Leinster haven't made any new signings for next season

Updated Apr 20th 2020, 8:04 PM 21,766 Views 57 Comments

The Leinster head coach would be open to playing inter-pro games behind closed doors.

# restrictions - Sunday 19 April, 2020

'It would be disastrous': Harris warns of dangers of becoming complacent with Covid-19 restrictions
# Social Distancing
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# Social Distancing

'It would be disastrous': Harris warns of dangers of becoming complacent with Covid-19 restrictions

Apr 19th 2020, 9:48 PM 54,156 Views 153 Comments

In a video message this evening, Health Minister Simon Harris thanked the public for ‘flattening the curve’.

Some lockdown measures eased in US as protesters demand more
# United States
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# United States

Some lockdown measures eased in US as protesters demand more

Apr 19th 2020, 8:49 AM 41,918 Views 94 Comments

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

# restrictions - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Lifting restrictions will be ‘slow and controlled’, Covid-19 advisory group chairman says
# Restrictions
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# Restrictions

Lifting restrictions will be ‘slow and controlled’, Covid-19 advisory group chairman says

Apr 18th 2020, 4:43 PM 66,146 Views 94 Comments

Cillian De Gascun made his comments on RTÉ Radio One earlier today.

# restrictions - Friday 17 April, 2020

Taoiseach asks for review of travel restrictions after Keelings fruit pickers controversy
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# Restrictions

Taoiseach asks for review of travel restrictions after Keelings fruit pickers controversy

Updated Apr 17th 2020, 9:10 PM 111,511 Views 409 Comments

The arrival of 189 workers was criticised by the Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan this evening.

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

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

Apr 17th 2020, 9:02 AM 92,168 Views 134 Comments

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

# restrictions - Thursday 16 April, 2020

Poll: Have you taken up a new exercise since restrictions came in?
# Your Say
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# Your Say

Poll: Have you taken up a new exercise since restrictions came in?

Apr 16th 2020, 9:15 AM 38,306 Views 92 Comments

Restrictions on movement in Ireland were extended last week until 5 May.