Health Officials Urging People To Keep A Record Of Who They Meet Up With This Bank Holiday Weekend

They say it'll help contact tracing teams

That's if someone develops symptoms and later tests positive.

Temperatures are set to hit 26 degrees today and anyone meeting up at parks, beaches or beauty spots are being encouraged to follow the public health advice.

A further six people with Covid 19 have died in the Republic, bringing the death toll to 1,645, and there are 39 new confirmed cases, while over 22,000 people who have had the virus here have made a full recovery.

Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan says the country's currently on track to move to the next phase of easing restrictions:

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