# christmas - Today’s News
Clinics have seen a spike in people seeking appointments. However, as one doctor notes: “It’s not the people who come for testing we need to worry about.”
# christmas - Yesterday’s News
Oh dear, you went too far.
Well, no presents this year so.
Wrapping doesn’t have to be a pain.
God bless us, everyone.
‘Tis the season to show your true colours.
Last week the paper reported that Dublin was ‘like walking into a Christmas card’ – this week it says we have ‘one of the most beautiful views in the world’. Nice one.
Santa’s elves have analysed letters coming from Ireland.
SIMPLY. HAVING. A WONDERFUL CHRISTMAS TIME.
We round up the cringiest.
Lay off the selection boxes.
Carmel O’Connor from Limerick has spent Christmas in Oz for the past four years.
# christmas - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
“It does taste like a carpet.”
The 41-year-old from Dublin has been unemployed for the last two years after a heart attack forced him to give up his job as a professional chef.
“So, I expect you’ve all your shopping done?”
The ISPCA says think seriously before you do this.
# christmas - Monday 15 December, 2014
Look at these Christmas cards and be inspired for next year.
Let us distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)
Anyone who keeps up with current affairs in Ireland would be hard-pressed to find a smile these days. I’ve decided what I need to do to change things – if even in a small way.
Santa isn’t taking any crap this year.
The Conroys say the funds are being raised as a thank you for the amazing care their baby received at the hospital.
# christmas - Sunday 14 December, 2014
Good luck getting that in the postbox.
When will this madness end?
# christmas - Saturday 13 December, 2014
Imaginative gifts are all well and good but just help me out with the basics!
It’s tough out there.
You never know when Mr or Ms Right will stumble across your path, so attending every opening of every envelope is mandatory during the festive season.
Where will you being buying those presents?
It’s the busiest time of the year for online shopping, but what should you be aware of before you hit the ‘buy’ button?
# christmas - Friday 12 December, 2014
Christmas is in full swing down the pub. You’ll see.
You get something small in return.
We’re full of Christmas beer.
Late night services will run the two weekends before Christmas and on New Year’s Eve.
George will be reunited with his family for Christmas dinner next week.
Shoppers are predicted to spend a little bit more this Christmas.
# christmas - Thursday 11 December, 2014
Because we all know at least one.