" 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!

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

CLOTHES MAKETH THE MAN...

...JOHN BRUTON EXPRESSES DISAPPOINTMENT OVER SLOPPY BRITISH ARMY DRESS CODE!



Marching from the GOR to the GOP with 500 'packs' to spare....a barred window, but no containment....not quite finger-less gloves for this republican prisoner...an act of retaliation by the British?....this Irish republican died at 77 years of age having given 63 years of his life to Irish republicanism...and don't miss our EXCLUSIVE! regarding John Bruton and his expressed disappointment with those who do not observe British Army dress code!

Check back with us on Wednesday, 20th April 2016...

Thanks for dropping by!

Sharon.