On December 21 last year Ireland West Airport closed due to COVID-19 restrictions and thousands of people couldn't make it home for Christmas.
While we know this Christmas won't be a normal one again, for many like Catherine Forkin, 89, from Manchester, who hasn't seen her grandchildren in Mayo and Galway for almost 2 years, this Christmas will be an extra special one.
Here is a very special video of her journey to spend Christmas with her family.
Warning: Have the tissues at the ready!
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