Government urged to open non-essential retail earlier


The National Public Health Emergency Team says it has no intention to recommend the easing of any level 5 restrictions earlier than planned.

Non-essential retail should be reopened sooner than December according to an Independent TD.

NPHET doesn't anticipate recommending any level 5 restrictions being relaxed before December.

Independent TD Marian Harkin says the Government promised restrictions would be reviewed after four weeks: