10 C
Ireland
Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Anti-lockdown demonstrations take place in Dublin

Hundreds attended the anti-lockdown protests today in Dublin which was organised by the Yellow Vests Ireland group.

The protests, which took place at Custom House Quay, were against the current Covid-19 restrictions to what demonstrators described as unconstitutional and unnecessary.

Counter-protests took place on Butt Bridge.

Speakers at the rally stated that face coverings should be a choice.

Four arrests were made at the protests but there were no details on which protest they attended.

POPULAR

Social distancing and facemasks may be relaxed for fully vaccinated people

Facemasks and social distancing may no longer be required for people who are fully vaccinated

COVID-19: 401 new confirmed cases in Ireland

Health officials have confirmed a further 401 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland. Fifteen further deaths associated with the virus...

Tanaiste hopes NIAC advice will allow under-60s to receive J&J Covid-19 vaccine

Tanaiste Leo Varadkar has said he hopes the single-shot Johnson & Johnson vaccine is recommended for use in the under-60s in Ireland...

Taoiseach claims target of vaccinating 82% of population by June remains

An Taoiseach has said the target to have over 82% of the population vaccinated by June remains. Speaking during...
Ireland
clear sky
10 ° C
10 °
10 °
84 %
0.5kmh
10 %
Wed
10 °
Thu
13 °
Fri
13 °
Sat
13 °
Sun
15 °