From today,  a number of Covid-19 restrictions regarding indoor and outdoor activities are being eased, while people have begun to return to the office for work.

Indoor group activities such as sports, arts or dance classes can resume from today.

Capacity is limited to 100 people, provided they are all wither vaccinated or have recovered from Covid within the past 6 months.

Where there is mixed immunity, pods of up to six people will be allowed, while restrictions on outdoor group activities are also removed from today.

Former Mayo footballer Andy Moran is manager of the Leisure Complex at Lough Lannagh in Castlebar.

Speaking to Midwest News, he said they have opted for pods of 6 people, and it's great to have exercise classes indoors once again, as we head into the Winter...