HEAR MORE: “Live life to the full within Government restrictions” – Professor Sam McConkey

We’ve entered the second week of Phase Two under the government’s reopening of the country, with face masks being the main talking point going forward.

Leo Varadkar hasn’t ruled out making face masks mandatory but Simon Harris said it will be difficult to enforce.

Professor Sam McConkey, an Infectious Disease Specialist at the Royal College of Surgeons joined Aaron McElroy on The Wider View and gave his view on how the country is managing. He started by giving his view on the use of masks and face coverings.