Walk-in vaccination centres opening this weekend

The Taoiseach has revealed walk in vaccination centres will open this Bank Holiday Weekend.

Full details are expected to be revealed by the HSE later, while a decision is also set to be announced on vaccinating 12-15 year olds.

The vaccine portal has opened for 16 and 17 year olds this morning.

Speaking on his way into Cabinet, Micheal Martin said they want to get more young people vaccinated soon: