Cabinet has approved the easing of restrictions through June, July and August. 

The news comes ahead of the Taoiseach's State of the Nation Address this evening

Timeline and details of the restrictions to be eased 

June 2nd : Hotels 

June 7th  : Outdoor Dining 

July 5th    : Indoor Dining 

July 19th :   International travel

August 2nd : Crowds up to 5,000 at live events

More detail to follow when the Taoiseach addresses the nation just after 6pm and outlines the plan for the further re-opening of Irish society

His speech, which will be delivered from the steps of Government Buildings is expected to begin just after 6pm 

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