Enda Kenny to explore possibility of bringing Annals of Inisfallen back to Kerry temporarily

Former Taoiseach Enda Kenny pictured after he received the Order of Innisfallen Award for his contribution to tourism. Photo: Don MacMonagle

A former Taoiseach says he will be exploring the possibility of bringing the Annals of Inisfallen to Kerry as part of a temporary exhibition.

The manuscript which chronicles medieval history in Ireland were written by the monks of Inisfallen Island in Killarney.

The document is currently housed in the Bodleian Library in Oxford.

Enda Kenny was recently inducted into the Order of Inisfallen and said he would be travelling to the UK to view the manuscripts: