‘Every chance’ all pubs will reopen on August 10th

 

The Vintners' Federation of Ireland says there's still 'every chance' all pubs can reopen in ten days' time.

That's despite the 85 cases yesterday - the country's highest in two months.

The cabinet will meet next Tuesday to decide whether Phase 4 of the roadmap can go ahead on August 10th.

Paul Moynihan, the incoming president of the VFI, says he's confident all pubs will get the green light to open that day: