Saturday 16 December 2017

In brief: Not a great heave . . . Cowen strong . . . We are Christian

As the redoubtable Eamon Dunphy might say: "A good heave, but not a great heave" ('Cowen survives but new FF war begins', January 19).

John O'Byrne
Harold's Cross, Dublin 6W



  • Cowen is making history. Every crisis presents a leader who is a match for the problem, some of whom were fond of their tipple, including Churchill.


Cowen's motion of confidence has supplied him with a strong mandate and sufficient information to select a team he can trust.

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