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NPHET advises indoor events operate at 50% capacity

The National Public Health Emergency Team has advised Government to limit concerts and indoor events to 50% capacity over the coming weeks.

In a letter sent to Government, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr. Tony Holohan advised that restrictions on indoor hospitality should be brought back to where they were prior to October 22nd.

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This would likely mean a closing time of 11pm and no bar service.

The letter further advises that a limit of 50% capacity should be imposed for indoor cultural, entertainment, community and sporting events.

The letter recommends that such restrictions remain in place until January 9th.

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