lockdown

Breaking: Level 5 lockdown to be extended until 5 March

The Level 5 lockdown will remain in place until 5 March and new travel restrictions will be introduced at airports and ports after the Cabinet’s Covid-19 committee agreed on further measures to curb the spread of the virus. People entering the Republic through airports and ports without a negative PCR test will be forced to […] Galway Daily …


New lockdown now expected to start on Christmas Day

Increased lockdown restrictions are now expected to come into effect on Christmas Day as the Cabinet discusses measures to slow the spread of Covid-19. It is understood that the new restrictions will affect the hospitality sector, with bars and restaurants forced to close once again just three weeks after re-opening. It was expected that gastro-pubs […] Galway Daily …


Coronavirus: 1 death and 21 new cases in Ireland

There has been one death related to the coronavirus reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre today, along with 21 new COVID-19 cases. There have now been 1,749 deaths due to COVID-19 in the Republic of Ireland, and a total of 25,698 confirmed cases. In Galway there were no increase in cases reported today, with […] …