7.45am: Gardaí just arrived on the scene. Three lorries blocked by @IFAmedia at Lidl distribution centre in Charleville and a number of others put off and continued driving. Workers in cars being allowed in. @farmersjournal pic.twitter.com/AsizRpWILy
— Hannah QuinnMulligan (@hqmulligan) December 6, 2019
Farmers hold protest outside Lidl distribution centre in Ballyhea, Co Cork
Outside a Lidl distribution centre in
Charleville Ballyhea, Co Cork.
Farmers and members of the Irish Farmers’ Association began a 12-hour protest over beef prices at 7am.
This is the second such protest this week, following a similar protest at an Aldi distribution centre in Naas, Co Kildare, yesterday.