Sunday 20 August 2017

Changing times, as Enda's story nears final chapter

Enda Kenny (l) with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Photo: Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP
Enda Kenny (l) with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Photo: Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press via AP
Niall O'Connor

Niall O'Connor

Bealtaine, Enda Kenny explained, is that time of year when Irish people look ahead to the start of something new.

A celebration of the return of life. A period for renewal and reawakening. The transition between spring and summer.

It was a compelling analogy chosen for the Taoiseach's keynote speech in Montreal, given that he himself is the centrepiece of the change soon expected in the political landscape at home.

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