Peter Geoghegan

Journalist, author, broadcaster

Election 2011

Brian Cowen ducks out as Ireland prepares for crisis election

The English writer JB Priestley once compared opinion polls to “children in a garden, digging things up all the time to see how they’re growing.” While the latest polls in Scotland have unearthed surprisingly good news for the incumbent Alex Salmond, across the Irish Sea it was opposition leader Enda Kenny who woke yesterday morning […]

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