Fionnan Sheahan: From hero to zero as party tires of one-time 'Teflon Taoiseach'
Published 02/09/2011 | 05:00
ON the way out from Dublin city centre to the airport in the morning any time soon, keep an eye out for a familiar face wandering down the Lower Drumcondra Road.
From his home in the Beresford estate on the Griffith Avenue, Bertie Ahern often takes a shortcut down a laneway which comes out at the Cat and Cage pub and makes his way down through the village, past his late mother's house.
Following the general election, former Taoisigh lost their state car and driver, except for official functions.