" 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 - ooops! It seems that our entry application was "not completed in time to be considered.." (?) and, as such, we are not now in the running. But we wish all the best to the successful entrants and to the organisers, and we hope all goes well for them on the day!

Tuesday, April 20, 2010

Des Dalton , RSF President , pictured outside Maghaberry Jail , during a 'Restore Political Status' protest.

Update : as well as the picket which is being held in support of political status for Irish Republican prisoners on Saturday 24th April 2010 outside the British Embassy , 29 Merrion Road, Ballsbridge , Dublin , from 1pm to 3pm , a POW picket will be held the following day, Sunday 25th April 2010, outside Maghaberry Jail at 11.30am. During this picket , Sinn Féin Poblachtach President Des Dalton will be going inside the Jail to visit one of the POW's. A bus for the Maghaberry Jail picket will be leaving from Aston Quay in Dublin at 8.30am Sunday morning, and a return seat on same will cost five euro.