" 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!


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.