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#Enda Kenny

# enda-kenny - Monday 31 August, 2020

Former Taoiseach Enda Kenny to present Irish language RTÉ show about old railway routes
# Enda The Line
# Enda The Line

Former Taoiseach Enda Kenny to present Irish language RTÉ show about old railway routes

Aug 31st 2020, 2:30 PM 24,732 Views 91 Comments

The series is being produced by Sonas Productions and will air in late 2021.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

'Like a hen un-laying an egg': Dáil row erupts over the deletion of the Guerin report
# Alan Shatter
# Alan Shatter

'Like a hen un-laying an egg': Dáil row erupts over the deletion of the Guerin report

May 13th 2020, 1:41 PM 28,753 Views 18 Comments

Disagreement emerged between members over the deletion of the Guerin report from the Oireachtas Library.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

It took absolutely ages to form a government in 2016. Here's what happened
# Ages And Ages
# Ages And Ages

It took absolutely ages to form a government in 2016. Here's what happened

Feb 19th 2020, 8:00 PM 16,462 Views 30 Comments

It took 70 days last time out. Could it take as long this time?

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 25 December, 2019

Leo Varadkar's third Christmas as Taoiseach means he's no longer the shortest-serving office holder
# Come All Ye Party Faithful
# Come All Ye Party Faithful

Leo Varadkar's third Christmas as Taoiseach means he's no longer the shortest-serving office holder

Dec 25th 2019, 6:45 AM 23,698 Views 51 Comments

Varadkar moves ahead of John Bruton in the length of time they’ve been Taoiseach.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 18 December, 2019

Enda Kenny says he wants to see a 'resurgence of pride' in Dublin's North inner city
# Dublin Pride
# Dublin Pride

Enda Kenny says he wants to see a 'resurgence of pride' in Dublin's North inner city

Dec 18th 2019, 8:19 PM 15,379 Views 42 Comments

A special task force was rolled out following a spate of gangland shootings in the area in 2017.

# enda-kenny - Friday 9 August, 2019

Enda Kenny crewed the winning racing yacht with Bear Grylls in a big royal regatta yesterday
# Into The Blueshirt
# Into The Blueshirt

Enda Kenny crewed the winning racing yacht with Bear Grylls in a big royal regatta yesterday

Aug 9th 2019, 10:33 AM 49,016 Views 79 Comments

A total of eight yachts – each representing a charity – competed in the tournament.

# enda-kenny - Sunday 21 July, 2019

The Class of '16: The advisers from Enda Kenny's government, where are they now?
# Behind The Scenes
# Behind The Scenes

The Class of '16: The advisers from Enda Kenny's government, where are they now?

Jul 21st 2019, 12:05 AM 49,330 Views 27 Comments

Most are still in politics but a significant number have made the jump to the corporate world.

# enda-kenny - Thursday 11 April, 2019

Enda Kenny named as adviser with Diaspora-focused Dublin investment fund
# What Enda Did Next
# What Enda Did Next

Enda Kenny named as adviser with Diaspora-focused Dublin investment fund

Apr 11th 2019, 8:27 AM 19,137 Views 64 Comments

The fund says it seeks to invest capital in a way that benefits Irish society.

# enda-kenny - Monday 4 March, 2019

Data Protection Commission says it was 'categorically' never lobbied by Enda Kenny
# Facebook
# Facebook

Data Protection Commission says it was 'categorically' never lobbied by Enda Kenny

Mar 4th 2019, 10:09 AM 11,610 Views 42 Comments

An Observer article yesterday claimed Kenny offered to lobby on Facebook’s behalf.

# enda-kenny - Sunday 3 March, 2019

'Friend of Facebook' Enda Kenny offered to lobby on company's behalf while Taoiseach, says Observer article
# GDPR
# GDPR

'Friend of Facebook' Enda Kenny offered to lobby on company's behalf while Taoiseach, says Observer article

Updated Mar 3rd 2019, 6:43 PM 43,032 Views 157 Comments

The claims were contained in a Facebook memo published by The Observer.

# enda-kenny - Friday 27 July, 2018

It turns out Enda Kenny was with Harry and Meghan yesterday as he supports a charity the prince founded
# Windsor Meets Castlebar
# Windsor Meets Castlebar

It turns out Enda Kenny was with Harry and Meghan yesterday as he supports a charity the prince founded

Jul 27th 2018, 4:19 PM 49,997 Views 58 Comments

That clears that up so.

Enda Kenny has been hanging out with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for some reason
# Enda Kenny
From The Daily Edge
# Enda Kenny

Enda Kenny has been hanging out with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for some reason

Jul 27th 2018, 3:52 PM 4,165 Views 0 Comments

Retirement’s going well, so.

# enda-kenny - Monday 11 June, 2018

Enda Kenny on Brexit: 'I am appalled by what is happening in politics in Britain'
# European Of The Year
# European Of The Year

Enda Kenny on Brexit: 'I am appalled by what is happening in politics in Britain'

Jun 11th 2018, 4:29 PM 32,430 Views 93 Comments

The former Taoiseach received European Movement Ireland’s European of the Year Award this afternoon.

# enda-kenny - Thursday 7 June, 2018

Enda Kenny to be named 'European of the Year'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Enda Kenny to be named 'European of the Year'

Jun 7th 2018, 6:16 PM 32,383 Views 130 Comments

Leo Varadkar will present him with the award next week.

# enda-kenny - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Cabinet to discuss possibility of Ireland getting its own Independence Day
# No Day Off
# No Day Off

Cabinet to discuss possibility of Ireland getting its own Independence Day

Apr 17th 2018, 6:10 AM 26,185 Views 106 Comments

A proposed Bill seeks to designate 21 January Ireland’s Independence Day – but it wouldn’t be a bank holiday.

# enda-kenny - Sunday 11 March, 2018

'I carry Ireland with me everywhere I go': Leo likely to indulge Pence and Ryan with talk of Irish roots
# St Patrick's Day Trip
# St Patrick's Day Trip

'I carry Ireland with me everywhere I go': Leo likely to indulge Pence and Ryan with talk of Irish roots

Mar 11th 2018, 8:30 PM 20,237 Views 54 Comments

The Taoiseach is about to set off on a whirlwind tour of America for St Patrick’s Day.

# enda-kenny - Monday 26 February, 2018

Companies with HQs in the IFSC have a 'duty to give back' to north inner city, says minister
# Sheriff St
# Sheriff St

Companies with HQs in the IFSC have a 'duty to give back' to north inner city, says minister

Feb 26th 2018, 6:06 PM 17,443 Views 52 Comments

The Taoiseach also said he is confident the gardaí will bring an end to the Hutch-Kinahan feud.

# enda-kenny - Sunday 31 December, 2017

16 photos comparing Enda Kenny's retirement to Barack Obama's
# The Lads
From The Daily Edge
# The Lads

16 photos comparing Enda Kenny's retirement to Barack Obama's

Dec 31st 2017, 4:00 PM 12,465 Views 2 Comments

A couple of smooth players.

# enda-kenny - Sunday 24 December, 2017

'My seven-year-old daughter shed a tear': Enda Kenny received a lot of well wishes when he stepped down
# The Long Goodbye
# The Long Goodbye

'My seven-year-old daughter shed a tear': Enda Kenny received a lot of well wishes when he stepped down

Dec 24th 2017, 9:30 PM 18,491 Views 62 Comments

Although one critic wrote: “Thank God you’re finally off … back to the bog you came from.”

# enda-kenny - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Trump and Prince Charles got the most expensive gifts from the Taoiseach this year
# You're Too Kind
# You're Too Kind

Trump and Prince Charles got the most expensive gifts from the Taoiseach this year

Dec 23rd 2017, 7:30 AM 24,971 Views 23 Comments

Justin Trudeau got socks from Leo Varadkar (of course), among other presents.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 6 December, 2017

'That was untrue': Enda Kenny corrects statement about Margaret Hassan in Dáil 13 years ago
# Clarification
# Clarification

'That was untrue': Enda Kenny corrects statement about Margaret Hassan in Dáil 13 years ago

Dec 6th 2017, 7:41 AM 22,975 Views 31 Comments

Kenny had said that the aid worker who died in Iraq had converted to Islam, but corrected that statement yesterday.

# enda-kenny - Friday 1 December, 2017

Mayo GAA star lined up for general election bid to replace Enda Kenny
# Party Ticket
# Party Ticket

Mayo GAA star lined up for general election bid to replace Enda Kenny

Dec 1st 2017, 4:31 PM 24,598 Views 47 Comments

Alan Dillon is to put his name up for selection at the Fine Gael convention in the new year.

# enda-kenny - Saturday 11 November, 2017

How Oliver Callan finetuned his impressions of Leo and Enda
# Callan's Kicks
# Callan's Kicks

How Oliver Callan finetuned his impressions of Leo and Enda

Nov 11th 2017, 9:45 AM 14,657 Views 40 Comments

The impressionist also broke down how he imitates some of RTÉ’s top presenters.

# enda-kenny - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Leo, Zuckerberg and Tim Cook: Varadkar's mission to woo US tech companies
# Leo Actually
# Leo Actually

Leo, Zuckerberg and Tim Cook: Varadkar's mission to woo US tech companies

Nov 4th 2017, 8:00 AM 10,910 Views 61 Comments

Microsoft, Facebook and Apple – the Taoiseach made pitstop visits to them all this week.

# enda-kenny - Monday 23 October, 2017

Enda Kenny got an honorary doctorate at NUIG today
# Dr Kenny
# Dr Kenny

Enda Kenny got an honorary doctorate at NUIG today

Oct 23rd 2017, 9:16 PM 24,022 Views 139 Comments

He follows other former Taoisigh in receiving the award.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 11 October, 2017

Enda Kenny to be conferred with honorary doctorate by the NUI
# Doctor Kenny
# Doctor Kenny

Enda Kenny to be conferred with honorary doctorate by the NUI

Oct 11th 2017, 6:19 PM 11,878 Views 72 Comments

The doctor will see you on 23 October.

# enda-kenny - Saturday 7 October, 2017

Politicians pay final respects as Liam Cosgrave is laid to rest
# RIP
# RIP

Politicians pay final respects as Liam Cosgrave is laid to rest

Oct 7th 2017, 2:56 PM 21,936 Views 46 Comments

The former Taoiseach’s life was remembered in Dublin today.

# enda-kenny - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Shane Ross: 'I was just drinking far too much in my 30s and it was affecting my life in every way'
# Interview
# Interview

Shane Ross: 'I was just drinking far too much in my 30s and it was affecting my life in every way'

Aug 12th 2017, 12:05 AM 58,018 Views 54 Comments

While his friendship with Enda Kenny got off to a rocky start, Shane Ross admits he misses the former Taoiseach.

# enda-kenny - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Former UK Brexit minister claims Varadkar 'regrets' comments on post-Brexit border
# No Borders
# No Borders

Former UK Brexit minister claims Varadkar 'regrets' comments on post-Brexit border

Aug 8th 2017, 9:00 AM 27,016 Views 138 Comments

David Jones MP has said that Enda Kenny’s government seemed more positive about finding solutions to the border issue.

# enda-kenny - Thursday 22 June, 2017

"Nobody told us she had died" - the story of Margaret Bullen, who spent her entire life in a Magdalene Laundry
# A Life Stolen
# A Life Stolen

"Nobody told us she had died" - the story of Margaret Bullen, who spent her entire life in a Magdalene Laundry

Jun 22nd 2017, 6:20 AM 53,530 Views 57 Comments

Margaret Bullen died in 2003 aged just 50 from a disease possibly linked to her exposure to industrial-strength chemicals in the Laundries where she had lived.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Varadkar says he will not rescind Donald Trump's invitation to visit Ireland
# RSVP
# RSVP

Varadkar says he will not rescind Donald Trump's invitation to visit Ireland

Jun 21st 2017, 2:25 PM 17,073 Views 46 Comments

Varadkar said rescinding the invite would cause a diplomatic incident.

# enda-kenny - Thursday 15 June, 2017

Cabinet reshuffle 'not a great day' for women, says Burton
# Dream Team
# Dream Team

Cabinet reshuffle 'not a great day' for women, says Burton

Jun 15th 2017, 7:05 AM 27,348 Views 75 Comments

Mary Mitchell O’Connor was demoted to a super junior position.

Day 1: Leo Varadkar says he's going to be the man to unite the country - but other TDs aren't so sure
# We Can Work It Out
# We Can Work It Out

Day 1: Leo Varadkar says he's going to be the man to unite the country - but other TDs aren't so sure

Jun 15th 2017, 12:01 AM 15,958 Views 38 Comments

Many opposition TDs said they found Varadkar to be a decent man, even if they fundamentally disagreed with his politics.

# enda-kenny - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Poll: How do you feel about Leo Varadkar being Taoiseach?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How do you feel about Leo Varadkar being Taoiseach?

Jun 14th 2017, 8:57 PM 36,819 Views 79 Comments

He’s the youngest Taoiseach Ireland has ever had. How do you feel about it?

As it happened: Leo Varadkar elected Taoiseach
# The New Boss
# The New Boss

As it happened: Leo Varadkar elected Taoiseach

Jun 14th 2017, 3:35 PM 66,705 Views 83 Comments

He’ll announce his new Cabinet this evening.

The National Gallery of Ireland reopens its historic wings after multi-million revamp
# Lick Of Paint
# Lick Of Paint

The National Gallery of Ireland reopens its historic wings after multi-million revamp

Jun 14th 2017, 1:28 PM 12,670 Views 18 Comments

The Dargan and Milltown wings opened today for the first time since 2011.

Flattery, chuckles and playful punches: Enda's long goodbye comes to an end
# Enda Of An Era
# Enda Of An Era

Flattery, chuckles and playful punches: Enda's long goodbye comes to an end

Jun 14th 2017, 12:21 AM 10,678 Views 45 Comments

Enda Kenny stepped down as Taoiseach yesterday.

# enda-kenny - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

What's next for Enda? He could have his eye on one of these jobs
# Dust Off The Cv
# Dust Off The Cv

What's next for Enda? He could have his eye on one of these jobs

Jun 13th 2017, 6:30 PM 47,669 Views 37 Comments

Enda Kenny might not be hanging up his shoes just yet.

Irish people, it is time to stop using the word 'jizz' to mean 'get up and go'
# Jizz It Up
From The Daily Edge
# Jizz It Up

Irish people, it is time to stop using the word 'jizz' to mean 'get up and go'

Jun 13th 2017, 5:47 PM 11,123 Views 7 Comments

Gerry Adams announced today in the Dáil that he would miss Enda Kenny’s ‘jizz’. He did.

Irish soldiers to finally be awarded medals for Siege of Jadotville - 55 years on
# Finally
# Finally

Irish soldiers to finally be awarded medals for Siege of Jadotville - 55 years on

Jun 13th 2017, 4:47 PM 34,750 Views 51 Comments

The decision was taken at Enda Kenny’s last cabinet meeting today.

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