Full Level 5 restrictions being implemented from tonight

 

Non-essential retail is opening for the final day for at least a month, as the country has entered its third lockdown.

Household visits were banned at midnight, and school holidays have been extended until the second week of January.

The measures are due to end on January 31st.

Taoiseach Micheál Martin says the Government will take a cautious approach to lifting them...........