Enda Kenny tortures pretenders to throne with long goodbye

Inside Politics: Fine Gael leader tweets from Toronto about ‘first visit to Canada as Taoiseach’

Taoiseach Enda Kenny is meeting Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau in Montreal. Photograph: Getty Images

Taoiseach Enda Kenny is meeting Canadian prime minister Justin Trudeau in Montreal. Photograph: Getty Images

Shortly after 11pm last night Enda Kenny tweeted he had arrived in Toronto for what he previously and mischievously described in an embargoed email as “my first visit to Canada as Taoiseach”.

His first visit as Taoiseach..? Little sense of finality there. What chutzpah! He is clearly enjoying torturing the pretenders to his throne.

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