A Consultant At Cork University Hospital Says Travel Restriction Has Served A Purpose

Limits on how far people can travel from their homes could be scrapped ahead of schedule

It's due to be extended from 5 kilometres to 20 kilometres if restrictions are eased again on June 8th.

The limit may only stay in place until June 29th - and could be dropped heading into phase 3.

The Sunday Independent reports museums, galleries and hairdressers could also be allowed to re-open early.

Professor Mary Horgan, consultant in infectious diseases at Cork University Hospital, says it could be time to look at restrictions:

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