For all his rage and anger, Bob Geldof's core affection for 'auld sod' remained undimmed
Published 10/04/2014 | 02:30
In moments of sorrow he remains part of the place from whence he came
HAD things been different, Bob Geldof could have luxuriated this week in being one of the most remarkable success stories of the Irish diaspora in Britain.
Much has been said about this sometimes lost tribe of Ireland in the past few days, and the former Boomtown Rat is, of course, one of our best known cross-channel people exports.