As Level 5 ends, Our reporter Cian McCormack talks to shops and services; Business Editor Will Goodbody chats to shoppers; while Coílin O'Reilly of Dublin City Council explains who they will manage the numbers of shoppers on the streets this Christmas.
Cabinet approves purchase of Moderna Covid vaccine
Our Health Correspondent Fergal Bowers has the latest on the progress of vaccine roll out as the European Medicines Agency says it'll meet on Dec 29 to consider the emergency approval of the BioNTech and Pfizer vaccine.
Efforts to keep annual Christmas dinner for those living alone
Margaret Brown - who has been organising Christmas dinner for those living alone and in difficult circumstances for the past 34 years in Blackrock in Dublin - tells us how she is going to manage it this year.