" 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, August 08, 2011

P.O.W. PICKET , TUESDAY 9th AUGUST 2011 , GPO , DUBLIN , 12 NOON - 4PM....


This morning (Monday 8th August 2011) , Irish Republican Prisoners in Maghaberry Jail began a 48-hour fast to highlight the fact that the prison authorities , the Stormont Administration and Westminster have renaged on an Agreement reached on 12th August 2010 in relation to the conditions that the Prisoners were forced to endure.
In support of those Republican Prisoners , a picket will be held at the GPO in Dublin tomorrow
(Tuesday 9th August) from 12 Noon to 4pm : if you are in a position to attend , we ask that you please do so.
Thanks,
Sharon.