Freedom day postponed in favour of a step towards normality
The government will not phase out Nphet next month as it ‘proceeds with caution’
The government knew that the public would not tolerate another delay in lifting the last of the Covid-19 restrictions.
So too did the National Public Health Emergency Team (Nphet) which advised, as Green Party leader Eamon Ryan said, not to pause the re-opening of the economy, but to proceed with caution.
So Taoiseach Micheál Martin announced a continuation of the use of vaccination passports for pubs and restaurants beyond next Friday. The use of these...
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