January 4th 2020
Welcome to 2020 and the certainty that the only thing we can be certain of is the path that uncertainty will take. Take Fine Gael’s biggest beast now transformed into the European Trade...
WAS IT SAFE TO LET A GUY LIKE CORBYN INTO NO.10
December 15th 2019
So you have to hand it to them, their game plan worked. It was high risk and like a speeding rocket they had to shed some parts, like the M.P.’s who lost the whip. From the beginning Dominic...
TIME HAS RUN OUT FOR FINE GAEL
December 7th 2019
I’m not going to mince my words but this government has lost its moral authority – the wheels have not just come off Leo’s wagon, it is sinking in the mud. The position in my view...
VOTE GREEN TO PROTECT KIDS FUTURE.
November 16th 2019
I’ve been in hospital this week and had a chance to reflect a little. One of the things that cheered me up was getting a phone call from my two grandsons in Slane and the other was a somewhat one...
November 2nd 2019
Order, Order, the Brits are heading for an election. Boris has got what he desired, Jeremy Corbyn what he has sought to avoid. The Scottish Nationalists are hoping they are heading towards...
WILLIAM & KATE PLAYING A BLINDER
October 26th 2019
Many years ago I nearly collided with the Queen at Ascot when I wasn’t looking where I was going. In the intervening years my respect for how she has handled her role has grown exponentially. ...
IM PRAYING LEO DOESNT RUIN EU DEAL
October 12th 2019
It may not be a healthy view as a European but I am heartily tired of hearing our future on this island being decided by the likes of Michel Barnier and Jean-Claude Junker. Finally we have what we...
PUT SIMPLY, EVIL NEEDS CALLED OUT
October 5th 2019
Sometimes evil needs to be called out. Anybody who watched the BBC Panorama programme on the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, the Washington Post journalist, cannot fail to have come to the conclusion...
THEATRICS IN THE HOUSE OF COMMONS
September 28th 2019
I’m not sure what to say about this week as unfortunately for me it started with 24 hours in A & E in St. James’s Hospital in Dublin. So what is happening in the world out there has come to...
BEEF UP COW PRICES AND BORDER COPS
September 21st 2019
I can remember what it feels like to be at the receiving end of intimidation but it absolutely pales in comparison to that meted out to the unfortunate Kevin Lunney. Many words have been written...