It may not be a normal Christmas for many, however there is some very exciting news for the children that are living in the North West.
Ocean FM news has just learned that Santa is already plotting his route around the world.
It’s believed that Mr Claus been given clearance from the government for international travel during the pandemic.
That means Santa is expected in the counties of Sligo, Leitrim and Donegal later tonight.
Santa has also asked that when he visits all the houses in the region that everybody is in bed so as to comply with social distancing advise.
Michael Fitzgerald, air traffic controller based in Shannon, says conditions are looking good for a safe and magical journey.