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Coronavirus / COVID-19 Information

Last Updated (24/03/2020)- 5pm

All gyms and leisure centres have been instructed to close by An Taoiseach, effective from midnight tonight until Sunday 19th April for now. 

Speech of An Taoiseach, Leo Varadkar TD, Post Cabinet Statement, Tuesday 24 March 2020

Extract from statement:

"In order to assist all of this, the restrictions I announced in Washington DC are being extended until Sunday 19 April.

And, the following new actions are being taken:

  • all theatres, clubs, gyms/leisure centres, hairdressers, betting shops, marts, markets, casinos, bingo halls, libraries and other similar outlets are to shut
  • all hotels to limit occupancy to essential non-social and non-tourist reasons
  • all non-essential retail outlets are to close to members of the public and all other retail outlets are to implement physical distancing [a list of essential stores is provided]
  • all cafes and restaurants are to limit supply to take away food or delivery
  • all sporting events are cancelled, including those behind closed doors
  • all playgrounds and holiday/caravan parks will close
  • all places of worship are to restrict numbers entering at any one time to ensure adequate physical distancing
  • all organised social indoor and outdoor events of any size are not to take place

Gardai will increase interventions where venues are not in compliance with, or where groups of people are not adhering to recommended physical distancing"



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