The Taoiseach has said he can’t rule out further Covid restrictions in the coming weeks.
Last night a new 12 midnight curfew for the hospitality sector was announced along with changes to self isolation rules for households.
Ministers were given a stark warning about the impact of Covid on hospitals and ICU admissions over the coming weeks.
Micheál Martin says the Government will have to keep its options open on further restrictions:
The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation says it’s very worried about the number of primary school children who’ve contracted Covid-19.
General Secretary of the INTO, John Boyle, says case numbers in primary schools have grown significantly in the past few weeks: