AudioHomepage BannerNews Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty WhatsApp Harps come back to win in Waterford Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 Twitter Google+ Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 By News Highland – October 20, 2020 Pinterest Google+ WhatsApp Ireland enters second lockdown at midnight tomorrow Twitter Facebook Facebook Previous articleNew system of fines for breaching Covid restrictions to be discussedNext articleTUI want rapid testing in Level 5 News Highland RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Around 150,000 people are expected to lose their jobs when level five restrictions kick in from midnight tomorrow. Ireland has become the first European country to enter a second lockdown with all non-essential retail to close.However, some measures are more lenient than level five was planned – with schools to stay open, 25 people allowed to attend weddings and elite sport including the inter-county GAA season allowed to continue.People will have to work from home unless they’re an essential worker, and can’t go beyond 5km of their home except in limited circumstances.Taoiseach Micheál Martin has defended the decision not to move to level five two weeks ago when first asked by NPHET:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/10/martin7am-1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th
In continuation of the celebration of their 25th anniversary, The String Cheese Incident has announced their annual three-night Red Rock Amphitheatre run in Morrison, CO, set to go down on July 19th, 20th, and 21st.The String Cheese Incident has invited three longtime musical collaborators and friends to join the fun and celebrate their own various milestones in 2019. The Greyboy Allstars, who are celebrating their own 25th anniversary, will kick things off on Friday. On Saturday, SCI will team up with Keller Williams to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Keller’s 1999 Breathe album, which will be played in its entirety. On Sunday, the Del McCoury Band will open up the evening. Del recently celebrated his 80th birthday on February 1st, and SCI notes that they will “help Del ring in 80 years of bluegrass royalty”.Next up for The String Cheese Incident is a three-night stint at Lake Tahoe, CA’s MontBleu Resort & Casino on February 21st, 22nd, and 23rd. The band will return to Colorado for an intimate performance at Aspen’s Belly Up on April 5th followed by two headlining shows at Aspen’s inaugural The Après festival on April 6th and 7th. The String Cheese Incident’s 25th-anniversary schedule will continue with a two-night stand at The Fox Theatre in St. Louis, MO on April 19th and 20th. From there, the band will head down to the Big Easy during the second weekend of New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival for a trio of special performances including a show at The Orpheum on May 2nd and a pair of performances at Mardi Gras World with support from Pigeons Playing Ping Pong on May 3rd and 4th.A fan pre-sale for The String Cheese Incident’s Red Rocks run begins tomorrow, February 20th at 11 a.m. (MST) here. Tickets go on sale to the general public this Friday, February 22nd at 10 a.m. (MST) here.For a full list of The String Cheese Incident’s upcoming tour dates and more information, head to the band’s website.
Swansea will face Brentford in the EFL playoff semifinal, with Fulham taking on Cardiff in the other semifinal. Black Stars captain, Andre Ayew, has urged fans of his club side, Swansea City to keep believing after they booked the final EFL playoff spot on the final day of the EFL Championship.Swansea trailed Nottingham Forrest by 3 points and 2 goals ahead of the last round of matches on Wednesday night.On a dramatic final night, Swansea’s 4-1 win over Reading, coupled with Nottingham Forest’s 4-1 home defeat to Stoke, sealed the final playoff spot for the Swans by virtue of superior goal difference.Ayew, who leads the club’s top scorers chart this term with 17 goals across competitions, has charged Swansea fans to keep hope alive as the team heads into the playoffs semifinals.“What a feeling ! Jack army it’s for you! It’s never over when there is hope keep believing and never give up! Thank you Wayne Routledge for the goals. Now time to get ready for playoffs,” the 30 year old, posted on his official Twitter page after the game.