Highest death toll in 9 months despite mask mandates, vaccine passports.
Booster jabs would also be mandatory.
Face coverings "unlikely to have much of an impact" in fighting Omicron.
Fears bureaucrats are scheming to cancel festive fun again due to overblown concerns about Omicron variant.
It's "the most likely scenario"
Father confronts creep after he takes pictures of kid for not wearing a mask.