New Covid-19 Restrictions Have Come Into Place Overnight In Dublin

The county is on level three restrictions

People are not allowed to enter or leave the county unless it's for work, education or other essential reasons.

Bars and restaurants cannot serve food indoors, with many having to close last night.

No more than six people from one household can visit your home, all indoor gatherings are banned and organised outdoor gatherings limited to 15 people. 

Many communions and confirmations set for this weekend have been called off - however weddings and funerals can continue under level two rules until Monday. 

Taoiseach Micheál Martin has said there will be more gardaí on patrol in Dublin this weekend:

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