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# enda-kenny - Monday 31 August, 2020

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

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

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

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

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

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

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?

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

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

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

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

# enda-kenny - Friday 27 July, 2018

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

# enda-kenny - Monday 11 June, 2018

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

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'

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

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

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

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

# enda-kenny - Sunday 31 December, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains images

Politicians pay final respects as Liam Cosgrave is laid to rest

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'

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

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

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

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

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

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 This post contains a poll

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

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 This post contains videos

As it happened: Leo Varadkar elected Taoiseach

He’ll announce his new Cabinet this evening.

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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