Nadine O’Regan: Pandemic casts its shadow over Christmas again

The virus has tried to steal Christmas again. But there is hope in the booster rollout and pleasure to be found in picking gifts for loved ones with the help of our luxury edition of the

28th November, 2021
Nadine O’Regan: Pandemic casts its shadow over Christmas again
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Four. That’s the number so far this month of the lovely events and happenings that I was supposed to go to, but which have now been cancelled. There were two award shows: the Irish Book Awards and the Irish Journalism Awards, which had to be transformed into Zoom affairs. There was a weekend away with friends. And there was a hoped-for Christmas party with pals, once an annual event, now barely even discussed. The pandemic...

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