Former taoiseach reveals all in interviews

Eamon de Valera’s name was rarely mentioned in the home of Garret FitzGerald, the former Fine Gael leader discloses in the first episode of a new RTE series on his life to be broadcast tonight.

26th August, 2006

Eamon de Valera’s name was rarely mentioned in the home of Garret FitzGerald, the former Fine Gael leader discloses in the first episode of a new RTE series on his life to be broadcast tonight.

FitzGerald outlines to broadcaster John Bowman details of growing up in a mixed Protestant and Catholic background, in the first of a new four-part series to mark the former taoiseach’s 80th birthday earlier this year.

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