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Since the closure of Glenalbyn Swimming Pool in December 2013, both Minister Ross and Inde
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Road safety measures are about saving lives – nothing else.

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Archive for December, 2011

Flabby CIE Puts Cost On You

So you will be hit by the household tax? Your VHI premiums are about to rocket? You have a child at university? You drive a car?

You ain’t seen nothing yet. Worse is to come. And worse could have been prevented.

Decisions, Solutions, Delusions

Ireland’s euro magic dust was ready long before the deal was struck in Brussels. Enda and Eamon had positioned Ireland as champions of whatever deal was dictated. They were poised to claim it as their own. The magic dust suited any outcome.

Enda Settles for Satellite Status

IMAGINE the scene next weekend when Enda Kenny returns from the Brussels summit. One of the most humiliating episodes in Ireland’s history will be spun as a triumph.

Neville Chamberlain’s return from Munich in 1938 declaring “Peace in our Time” will be in the halfpenny place. Stepping off the government jet, Enda will modestly reveal to a waiting media how he (with the help of Angela Merkel) has saved the euro.