All parks, playgrounds and skate parks in Mayo will be close to public access from today in an effort to promote social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic.

Mayo County Council made the decision following representations from concerned members of the public; however, forest parks, greenways and other outdoor public places will remain open.

Mayo Fianna Fail TD Dara Calleary has welcomed the news saying the message of social distancing needs to be reinforced to the general public.

The Deputy Fianna Fail leader told The Tommy Marren show that social distancing is the biggest weapon to defend ourselves against the virus.

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