Enda Kenny: “I don’t really have any interest in some of the bombastic triumphalism I might have heard in various quarters in the past few months.” Photograph: Brenda Fitzimons

Enda came into the Seanad with a pound of Connaught Gold in his pocket. He took a swig of water and smiled before larding it in lumps over the gratifi(...)

Senator Fidelma Healy Eames and Senator Paul Bradford outside the Dail after voting against the Government yesterday. Photograph: Alan Betson

The inaugural session of the Seanad Summer School opened in Kildare Street yesterday.This year’s theme: Whither the Upper House?They’ll know the answe(...)