High level talks will take place today between representatives from the hospitality sector and the Government on the reopening of indoor dining.
Today's planned reopening has been postponed due to NPHET concerns about the Delta variant of Covid-19.
This led to a peaceful protest in Ballina on Saturday, where pub, restaurant and café owners marched through the town with placards, to outline their frustration at the delay in reopening indoor hospitality.
The bar and restaurant industry nationally is calling for a clear plan to get indoor dining reopen by the 19th of July.
Adrian Cummins from the Restaurants Association is disappointed the National Public Health Emergency Team will not be attending today's meeting...