Is "eliminating" Covid-19 an option in Ireland? 1 year ago

Is "eliminating" Covid-19 an option in Ireland?

Our first real glimpse at the "new normal".

The Republic of Ireland accelerated into Phase Two of its Covid-19 lockdown lift this week, as retail outlets returned to business and people began to travel within their own counties.

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There were movements on what will happen when schools return in September, news on visits to nursing homes returning, a debate around whether "eliminating" Covid-19 is a possibility in Ireland and the public were asked to redouble their efforts when it comes to face coverings.

The Week in Covid looks back on everything Coronavirus-related in Ireland this week: