Taoiseach Enda Kenny dances Fine Gael's election woes away
Published 29/05/2014 | 20:00
HIS party suffered serious losses in the local elections, however Taoiseach Enda Kenny was in good spirits earlier today.
Appearing at the Bloom festival in the Phoenix Park, the Taoiseach took part in an impromptu dance session.
He smiled warmly as he waved his hands in the air along with the other dancers.
They were dancing to Pharrell Williams' hit song 'Happy'
However he wouldn't to take any questions on Fine Gael's election result or Labour's leadership battle.
"I didn't ask him to do this," an event organiser could be heard saying before An Taoiseach began his jig.
There will be over 100 Irish food and drink producers and more than 25 cookery demonstrations taking place this weekend at the festival.
Bord Bia launched its gardening, food and family festival earlier this month with news that the gastronomical side of Bloom has grown even larger, creating even more opportunities for delicious treats for visitors over the weekend.
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