Tuesday 20 February 2018

Ireland's politicians should learn lessons from the UK election

'Nicola Sturgeon and her Scottish National Party look likely to be the kingmakers.'
'Nicola Sturgeon and her Scottish National Party look likely to be the kingmakers.'

Gerard O'Regan

It was junk food and comfort food - which we are repeatedly warned is responsible for clogging up the arteries and much else.

But this was not the time nor place for such lofty considerations. This was Manchester in deep and dark December, with a sharp cold wind blowing in from God knows where.

We had all been to Old Trafford to watch Manchester United have their wicked way with the opposition, and now that the game was over we adjourned to a nearby hostelry for some much needed warmth and sustenance.

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