" 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.)



This blog was listed as one of the 'Finalists' in the '2016 current affairs/politics' category of the Littlewoods Ireland blog awards - but we didn't win the award. But not to worry -thanks to everyone involved for getting us to the final stage of the competition and sure we'll try again the next time!

Monday, April 04, 2016

AN ACT OF 'KINDNESS' FROM A BRITISH MERCENARY IN IRELAND.

THIS 'KING' WAS SHOT IN THE CHEST TWICE BY THE IRA...

Flying out the folds of Freedom's Flag...four walls in Portlaoise Prison...Glasnevin - another brick in the wall...knowingly associating with subversives but not questioned re same...this 'doctor' couldn't find his hacksaw...justice enacted on the morning of the Truce, 11th July 1921...

Thanks for the visit - check back with us on Wednesday 6th April 2016 for the above!

Sharon.