Further to last night’s shenanigans in Limerick…
“I understand this is very difficult, but we cannot see scenes like that happening again.
“It is very disappointing for the people who live in that area but also for everybody else who has been trying so hard over the last year.
“I do firmly believe the end is in sight. We are introducing the vaccinations and we are at a point where we want, in particular this month, to see our numbers coming down so we can start to reopen our society but if we continue to see scenes like this that will not happen.”
Minister for Justice Helen McEntee on the Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk earlier.