Coronavirus, Health

Coronavirus, Health

Covid-19: 'Cocooning' in place for over-70s, vulnerable

There are a large set of essential workers in this country … so there'll still be a lot of people moving to work, says Garda Commissioner Drew Harris |

28/03/2020 12:56:00

There are a large set of essential workers in this country … so there'll still be a lot of people moving to work, says Garda Commissioner Drew Harris |

As a mandatory 'stay at home' order is in effect, shielding or 'cocooning' for the over 70s and certain categories of people who are vulnerable to Covid-19 is also in place - follow our live blog for all today's developments.

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Oh my goodness. RIP 💔 We'll bloody we'll need the snake oil given the Italian govt are basically stealing medical equipment destined for Ireland.

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