Pat Rabbitte: We cannot let Brexit destroy our relationship with Britain

Europe was a handy intermediary between us and Britain, now that it will no longer be there, we will have to learn to work more closely with our nearest neighbour

20th December, 2020
Pat Rabbitte: We cannot let Brexit destroy our relationship with Britain
After decades of improved cooperation, Brexit has fundamentally changed British-Irish relations

Neither Stephen Kenny, the Ireland football manager, nor Micheál Martin, the Taoiseach, have had much luck since landing the jobs they had coveted for so long. Whereas it can be argued that the respective talent pools available to both men are something less than stellar, the mismanagement and own goals have been excessive.

Mistakes and own goals aside, it can’t be denied that both have endured a rotten run of luck. The pandemic...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

DUP determined to double down on calamitous Brexit blunder

Emer McLysaght: Bridgerton is the new Normal People

Off Message: Finding humour and hope in small doses

Elaine Byrne: Finding a way to cope with grief is heroic enough for now