Tanaiste Joan Burton capsizes in Kilkenny
Labour leader was in a canoe in a foot of water
Labour leader and Tanaiste Joan Burton has fallen victim to Storm Frank, falling out of a canoe in Thomastown in Co Kilkenny on her way to inspect a flooded house.
Her fellow passenger in the canoe was with Ann Phelan, Minister of State at the Departments of Agriculture, Food and Marine and Transport, Tourism and Sport with Special Responsibility for Rural Economic Development, and the pair were being taken to local man Shem Caulfield's flooded...
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