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Scratching for winners: the Back Room awards

Inside politics

30th December, 2014

We Irish are nothing if not a traditional people and by now the only way to celebrate the Christmas, other than contemplating the mysteries of the season, is to settle down and decide on the annual Backroom awards.

It has been a very difficult year to assess because the only thing that is certain today is how uncertain everything is. Absolutely no one around Leinster House last week could convincingly predict what direction Irish politics...

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