Indoor dining expected to return in July

The Government's set to announce indoor dining can return from the first week of July.

The Taoiseach will confirm the next phase of reopening society on Friday following a meeting of NPHET.

It's expected pubs and restaurants will be allowed reduce social distancing from 2 metres to one, and there won't be a time limit on how long people can stay.

Chief Executive of the Vintners' Federation of Ireland, Padraig Cribben, says they've been told the 9 euro meal requirement will be scrapped: