Smyths Toys in Cork say the long queues which formed yesterday amid Level 5 fears have eased off today

Many people have started their Christmas shopping early amid the ongoing uncertainty

 

Many people have started their Christmas shopping amid fears of another lockdown however queues have lessened after an escalation to Level 3 was announced last night. 

It's believed many also opted to shop online and collect their purchase today with queues forming since early morning for 'click and collect' at both stores here in Cork. 

Speaking to RedFM News these shoppers at the Kinsale Rd roundabout branch say they're trying to be organised this year amid the ongoing uncertainty:

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