" 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, August 11, 2015



...Obama, Trump, Bush and Clinton having been outlawed by an edict issued by a politician at the very top of the American political 'food chain'? Or how British Army conduct towards the Irish was condemned by a serving British Army General? Or the ex-Irish republican who claimed that the 1921 Treaty allowed us to present ourselves as free partners equal with Britain and who described that Treaty as being in itself the best ever revolution in the history of the whole world? Check back here with us tomorrow, Wednesday 12th August 2015...

Thanks for reading, Sharon.