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It's all about big government this Christmas

Dan Gordon


Stormont holds reins over giveaways and gatherings

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Stormont's vouchers will be valid in restaurants, shops and hotels (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Stormont's vouchers will be valid in restaurants, shops and hotels (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

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Stormont's vouchers will be valid in restaurants, shops and hotels (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Everyone in the country over the age of 18 is going to get a voucher worth between £75 and £100.

My old boss when I worked in a bar as a student would have called it "money from America".

The saying likely comes from Ulster immigrants making it good working in the new world and sending money back across the Atlantic to their poorer relatives.


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