Michael Brennan: Gallagher's true identity bound up in Fianna Fail
Published 24/10/2011 | 05:00
The mysterious Sean Gallagher is turning out to be a character straight out of a John le Carre novel.
Even George Smiley, the spymaster tasked with uncovering a mole in 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' would be intrigued by a black-belt holder who has swapped identities repeatedly.
And he would be fascinated by the latest document to emerge -- a letter detailing Agent Gallagher's service for Fianna Fail over 30 years.