Sunday 20 August 2017

Simon subbed off pitch as Denis gets a hospital pass

Minister for the Environment, Community & Local Government Simon Coveney TD. Pictures:Arthur Carron
Minister for the Environment, Community & Local Government Simon Coveney TD. Pictures:Arthur Carron
John Downing

John Downing

Yes, the "rubbish parcel" is being passed from Simon Coveney to Denis Naughten.

True to form, Enda Kenny just slipped it out by the way, as Micheál Martin did a double-take, and momentarily stopped his snippy Dáil attacks.

"Did the Taoiseach say that the hot potato has been handed to the Minister for Communications, Climate Change and Natural Resources?" the Fianna Fáil leader wanted to know.

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