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8.40pm GMT

Three Irish police officers were injured in today’s anti-lockdown protest in Dublin, according to the general secretary of the Association of Garda Sergeants and Inspectors (AGSI).

Antoinette Cunningham said that one of the officers has been admitted to hospital.

8.16pm GMT

France reported 23,996 new confirmed Covid-19 cases on Saturday, down from 25,207 the previous day, data from the health ministry showed.

But a week ago, the daily case tally stood at 22,371.

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