Covid-19: ‘Losing Christmas is irreparable damage’

Italy could end 2020 as the country with the highest coronavirus death toll in Europe.

Amidst a devastating second wave, the government has tightened restrictions, including closing ski resorts over Christmas.

The province of Bergamo – home to the city that was Italy’s original Covid epicentre – is enduring the economic blow of losing its most important ski season.

Reporter: Mark Lowen

Camera: Francesco Tosto

Producers: Gillian Hazell and Julian Miglierini

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