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This afternoon.

From left: Garda Commissioner Noirin O’Sullivan, unidentified brolly carrier, Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald and Taoiseach Enda Kenny at Garda Headquarters, Phoenix Park, Dublin  where they discussed progress “in relation to the ongoing Justice Reform Programme”.

(Sam Boal/Photocall Ireland)

6682897153_050990dfa0_b6791207402_96ea87900b_b3073880527_f561848e2b_oslope+point+new+zealand+4 slope+point+new+zealand+10 slope+point+new+zealand+7Slope Point is the southernmost tip of New Zealand’s South Island – an exposed headland where the vast circumpolar airstream traverses the Southern Ocean unobstructed for 2000 miles before slamming into the land with such violent persistence that the trees are warped and twisted into grotesque and occasionally beautiful shapes.