Thursday 23 November 2017

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Leo Varadkar gives the graveside oration at the grave of Michael Collins Photo: Robert Maxwell / Maxwells Dublin
Leo Varadkar gives the graveside oration at the grave of Michael Collins Photo: Robert Maxwell / Maxwells Dublin
Kevin Doyle

Kevin Doyle

Leo Varadkar is "just a little" fed up of people linking his every move to the Fine Gael leadership - but at the same time he keeps fuelling the fire.

As he stood at Michael Collins's graveside in Glasnevin yesterday he opened with few phrases as Gaeilge.

The minister has been brushing up on his Irish in recent months and it seems he has been reading a bit of history over the summer holidays too.

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