Kenny faces winter of discontent
Anxious backbenchers want to know the Taoiseach's exit strategy by Christmas as the leadership race heats up, writes Philip Ryan
Published 19/06/2016 | 02:30
Enda Kenny just spent Christmas with his wife Fionnuala and the kids in the family home in Castlebar.
The hard-working Taoiseach put his feet up for a few days and enjoyed some well-earned downtime in front of the TV after a hectic year in office.
A couple of months earlier he brought the Government back from the brink of collapse after budget talks stalled over differences with Fianna Fail.