" A wealth of information..."

"1169 And Counting is a wealth of information on our Republican past and present , and demonstrates how the Irish political landscape , like that of any nation, will never be a black and white issue..."

(From the ‘e-Thursday’ section of the ‘Business Week’ supplement of the ‘Irish Independent’ , 21st August 2008.)



IRISH BLOG AWARDS 2017 - we made it to the finalists page last year but never got to the stage :- ( 'cause not enough of ye feckers out there voted for us! So we're gonna give ya a second chance - the blog awards this year will be held on Thursday, October 5th (2017) in The Academy, Middle Abbey Street, in Dublin city centre, and we would appreciate if you could keep an eye here and give us a vote when ya can. Or else we'll get our 'Junior' to put up a pay wall and then ye will be sorry...!


Monday, June 02, 2008



Two of the seven items which will be raffled and/or auctioned (5 prizes plus 2 items for auction) at the ballad session in Dublin on Saturday June 7th next. The items include two framed 1916 Proclamations , one Bobby Sands Memorial candle , one Irish republican T-shirt and one bottle of booze! All Welcome!




'VOTE NO TO LISBON' poster and Bodenstown Sunday (June 15th next) poster at Newlands Cross , Dublin .
So , to summarise (!) - 'YES!' to the ballad session , 'NO!' to the Lisbon Constitution/Treaty and 'YES!' to Bodenstown !
Go Raibh Maith Agat!
Sharon.