At 12:53 PM 12/17/98 +0000, Pat Mc G wrote:
> Steph, had they got 'BNM' (Bórd na Móna) embossed on them in big letters?
>If so, they were the genuine article from the Bog of Allen in the
>Irish midlands. Not something I would particularly like as a
>Christmas gift though (in Ireland, it's what Santa Claus gives to children
>who have been bold during the year).
I don't recall what the package said but it was bright yellow with large
black, and some red, lettering.
Here, bad kids get coal. You punish with what's at hand, I suppose.
> It's officially Christmas here in Ireland: I've heard 'Fairytale
>of New York' loads of times on the radio, in fact I've heard 3 versions:
Never heard of this. Can you describe it?