Justice Minister says 20km rule does cover NI

The Justice Minister's confirmed people living close to the border are entitled to travel 20 kilometres from home to the North.

It comes as hairdressers and barbers get set to open in Northern Ireland from Friday.

A number of businesses says clients from the Republic have made appointments.

Minister Helen McEntee says while no one living on the border will be penalised , she hopes people will behave responsibly..............