'Living with Covid': April 5th review to weigh potential for lockdown easing
Level 5 to be extended and easing of outdoor restrictions unlikely
Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly will bring changes to the vaccination schedule to Cabinet on Tuesday, which will mean those with certain chronic health conditions will be offered earlier vaccinations. Photograph: Laura Hutton
Taoiseach Micheál Martin will announce an extension of the present lockdown for at least a month on Tuesday, once the Cabinet approves the updated plan for “living with Covid”.
Restrictions will be extended to April 5th, when there will be a review looking at the potential for easing the measures.