Tag: Covid-19
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Covid-19 Community Call Helpline Details for Kildare, Laois & Offaly

Covid-19 Community Call Helpline Details for Kildare, Laois & Offaly

Do you need help picking up essential supplies like groceries, medicine or maybe you just need to talk? ⠀⠀ The Community Call helpline is still open for you and available to help. 𝐊𝐈𝐋𝐃𝐀𝐑𝐄 1800 300 174 (8am-8pm, Monday-Sunday) covidsupport@kildarecoco.ie 𝐋𝐀𝐎𝐈𝐒 057 866 4000 (9-5pm, Monday to ...

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The Week in Politics

The Week in Politics

Short clip from The Week in Politics today in relation to a complete ban on non-essential international travel into Ireland, PCR tests pre-flight at the point of embarkation and the use of the Defence Forces for border control.

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Covid-19 Vaccination Rollout

Covid-19 Vaccination Rollout

In the Dáil, I spoke to the Tánaiste Leo Varadkar in relation to the Covid-19 vaccine rollout. As of today, more than 77,000 people have now been vaccinated in Ireland, bringing us above the EU average. However, changes need to be made to improve the rollout of the vaccine especially in relation to the IT ...

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The Week in Politics

The Week in Politics

I was on the Week in Politics this week on RTÉ One TV. I gave a quick update on Ireland’s mass vaccination programme. Ireland’s success in suppressing the virus has not occurred by chance. We have embraced science & enlightenment throughout and we can now reap the rewards.    

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Level 5 Restrictions

Level 5 Restrictions

It has been decided that from midnight on Wednesday 21 October 2020, the country will be placed on Level 5 under the Plan for Living with COVID-19, for six weeks. This action is based on a review of the current public health advice and is in response to the deteriorating situation with the virus in Ireland. ...

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COVID-19 Restrictions – Level 3

COVID-19 Restrictions – Level 3

It has been decided that from today, Tuesday 6 October, the country will be placed on Level 3 under the Plan for Living with COVID-19, for three weeks. This action is based on a review of the current public health advice and is in response to the deteriorating situation with the virus in Ireland. For full ...

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Covid-19 Restrictions Lifted in Kildare with Immediate Effect

Covid-19 Restrictions Lifted in Kildare with Immediate Effect

I welcome the great news that the restrictions in Kildare are being lifted with immediate effect. The people and businesses in Kildare deserve huge credit and recognition for no doubt, saving many lives. A lot of unpaid volunteers gave their time to work tirelessly in the testing hub in Newbridge and Punchestown, ...

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New Covid-19 Restrictions Anncounced

New Covid-19 Restrictions Anncounced

New Covid-19 measures have been announced for the country following an increase in cases over the past few days. All measures are in place for the next three and half weeks until September 13th. ⏺ All businesses should facilitate remote working where possible ⏺ All visits to homes will be limited to six ...