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Covid ban on live music lapsed on Christmas Day, court told

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Professional musician Stephen Hamilton with Daniel O’Donnell

Professional musician Stephen Hamilton with Daniel O’Donnell

Professional musician Stephen Hamilton with Daniel O’Donnell

A specific Covid-19 prohibition on live music in Northern Ireland has ended, it emerged on Friday.

The development was confirmed in legal correspondence to a professional musician set to challenge the ban on playing at pubs and other venues introduced as part of coronavirus restrictions.

Co Down man Stephen Hamilton has worked with stars including Daniel O'Donnell and Nathan Carter during a 30-year career in the entertainment industry.


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