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The 5 at 5: Monday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

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EVERY WEEKDAY EVENING, brings you the five stories you need to know before you head out the door.

1. #STORM: It’s going to be a windy Christmas with Met Éireann issuing an orange weather warning and forecasting some severe winds in Ireland for tonight and tomorrow.

2. #PROPERTY: Property prices increased for the eighth month in a row and are now at their highest level for two years.

3.  #SEXUAL ABUSE: Rolf Harris is to face three new charges of sexual assault including one against a girl who was under the age of nine.

4. #EVERY DAY I’M SHUFFLIN’: The Taoiseach is planning a Cabinet reshuffle in the second half of next year, with junior ministers and maybe even a few backbenchers in the running to be promoted.

5. #SANTA: Alan Shatter, Minister for Time, has assured all the little boys and girls around the country that everything has been put in place to make sure Santa arrives safely and on time this Christmas to deliver all their presents.

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