first_imgAudioHomepage BannerNews News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th By News Highland – March 25, 2021 Twitter Twitter Google+ Rural TDs revolt against 5km exercise limit RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Pinterest Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmecenter_img Rural TDs in Fianna Fáil and Fine Gael are revolting against the 5km exercise limit – insisting it must be lifted on April 5th.They expressed frustration at the lockdown measure during parliamentary party meetings last night.Speaking to his party, the Taoiseach acknowledged people are “fed up” but said the country’s progress remains “fragile”.A decision on whether to ease the lockdown is expected next week.It comes as a further 683 new Covid-19 cases and 18 deaths have been confirmed.68 of the new cases were in Donegal.UCC virus expert, Professor Gerry Killeen, doesn’t believe easing restrictions right now is the correct call:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/kileen7am.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. WhatsApp Previous articlePlans afoot for old Ebrington Army BaseNext articlePositives to take from defeat for Captain Coleman News Highland WhatsApp DL Debate – 24/05/21 Pinterest Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Facebook Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+last_img read more