Tanaiste keen to see travel with Britain return as soon as possible

The Tánaiste says he'd like to see a return to the common travel area between Britain and Ireland as soon as possible.

Leo Varadkar says he'd like to see it happen before travel is allowed within the EU.

Mr Varadkar says that Ireland will be taking part in the digital passport programme and predicts a return to Europe wide travel late in the summer or early autumn.

However he says that all depends on case numbers in individual countries: