Micheál Martin has set the think-tank Tasc the job of looking at what a new Ireland would look like. Is this a breakthrough, or just Micheál kicking the can down the boreen?
In Donegal, apparently, there is at least one holiday home advertising its availability to those who favour staycations. How much? Ah, there’s the rub – £2000 a week. Price gouging or the market in action?
Archbishop Welby, he of Canterbury, has been critical of the British government and in particular B Johnson. Should clergymen keep out of politics, or should they speak loud and clear on matters such as lying and truth-telling?
Finally, that old chestnut. Erling Haaland is 21 years old. Man City look like they’re signing him, and he’ll probably get about £500,000 a week. He could go spend his holiers in Donegal with that kind of money. Has the football world gone mad?