Hundreds of people queued outside Primark stores in Northern Ireland today, as they reopened for the first time in months.
Stores were allowed open today (April 30) alongside other non-essential retailers, following the easing of lockdown restrictions.
In pictures and videos shared on social media, excited shoppers can be seen queuing down the street outside their local Primark.
— Laura Hogan (@LauraHoganTV) April 30, 2021
I really REALLY need socks but I don’t think I could bring myself to join a queue this long.
Primark in Derry this morning. pic.twitter.com/8w7niD3ipG
— Emma Ryan (@EmmaRyan05) April 30, 2021
Current scenes at primark in Belfast 😳 pic.twitter.com/vS68yR4Kaw
— Ｓｈｅｉｌａ (@lilythepink2013) April 30, 2021
People in the Republic of Ireland don’t have much longer to wait until Penneys stores reopen nationwide.
On Thursday evening, Taoiseach Michael Martin announced that non-essential retail would be allowed reopen from May 17.
You can read more about his announcement here.
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