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A young girl gives her thoughts on Christmas from Henry Street, Dublin.

A special filmed report from ‘Newsbeat’ showing a young girl exploring the sights and sounds of Christmas in Henry Street, Dublin.


The voiceover features a young girl and reporter Frank Hall discussing what Santa Claus will bring her at Christmas and what Christmas means to her.


Among the items she would like is a surprise in a box. Boys never get surprises she says. The young girl is shown wandering around Henry Street in Dublin city centre looking at decorated shop windows, toys and dolls and at the balloons and trinkets on offer on the street stalls.