It’s November for christ’s sake. Get a grip. The BBC, having run out of startling revelations, ‘reports’ (and I use the term as loosely as possible) on the latest pre-christmas hype. Belfast shopkeepers’ are already pushing the idea of “a late christmas rush” – my tip.. stay warm, stay inside, and get those presents online.
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