So it begins again. Bill Gates confidently warned of a second wave remember. He & Melinda smiling as he did so. EW
- Ireland will be plunged into one of Europe’s strictest lockdowns on Wednesday in a bid to suppress Covid-19
- The Irish Government agreed to impose tough Level 5 restrictions on the country for six weeks
- Measures include shutdown of non-essential retail, ban of public gatherings and limitation of movement
Ireland will be plunged into one of Europe’s strictest lockdowns for six weeks from midnight on Wednesday, despite no new Covid-19 deaths being recorded in the last 24 hours.
Cabinet ministers have agreed to impose Level 5 restrictions which will force most businesses to close, prevent mass gatherings and limit free movement across the Republic until December 1.
The public will be told to stay at home, with exercise permitted within a three-mile radius of their home.
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