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#christmas 2016

# christmas-2016 - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Here are the books, films and TV shows to watch out for in 2017

Get ready for a year of binge-watching and reading.

# christmas-2016 - Saturday 31 December, 2016

Open Thread: What will you be glad to see the back of in 2017?

Brexit? Trump? Celebrity deaths? Tell us in the comments.

# christmas-2016 - Monday 26 December, 2016

# christmas-2016 - Sunday 25 December, 2016

25 of the best Irish news photographs of the year

From The general election to the European Cup and the Olympics – it’s been an exciting year for Ireland.

Open thread: What are the best and worst presents you got this year?

An umbrella? A trip to Paris? Socks?

# christmas-2016 - Saturday 24 December, 2016

What message would you like to give your family this Christmas?

If someone is on your mind, let them know.

Looking to do a GOAL mile this year? Here are your options across the country

Twenty-nine counties have events on during the festive period.

Panicking about Christmas dinner? These recipes for turkey and two tasty side dishes could be a lifesaver

The shops are still open – these simple recipes could yet save Christmas!

Catching a bus, train or plane? Here's what's running when

Here’s how to get around.

# christmas-2016 - Friday 23 December, 2016

Good news: Santa gets all-clear to fly in Irish airspace

There were fears Storm Barbara could have interfered with Santa’s travel plans.

'You just feel like no one cares one bit about us' - Moore Street traders working in the shadows of history

It’s been a long year for the traders of Moore Street as they work in the shadow of 1916.

# christmas-2016 - Thursday 22 December, 2016

"We'd starve without them" - Over 2,000 people lined up to get Christmas food parcels this morning

The Capuchin Day Centre hands out the parcels every year to people in need.

# christmas-2016 - Sunday 4 December, 2016

'It's a painful life, but the most beautiful there is': A reindeer herd's journey to their winter home

“Margret Fjellstrom’s lasso whirls above her furred hat as she shouts out orders to her helpers.”

# christmas-2016 - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Quarter of Irish adults plan to go to Northern Ireland or UK for Christmas shopping

Survey shows consumers planning to take advantage of fluctuations in sterling against the euro.