There have been a lot of ups and downs, questions, and contentious debates in Dublin regarding just what to do with Moore Street. It is home to one of the only outdoor produce and farmer’s markets left in the city, it is a magnet for black market cigarette sales and it is an historical gem that should never be lost. 519 more words
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Poster out, time/date confirmed: ‘CAKE’ will broadcast on KCLR 96fm, Oct. 12th at 6pm (GMT).
A 45-minute play, set in Waterford, Ireland in 1915-1920, CAKE is a period drama focusing on a local family challenged by opposing allegiances: Lance Corporal Joseph Bohan-O’Shea is fighting at the Somme whilst his Northern Protestant wife May raises their four children down south in Waterford City. 148 more words
A leading Irish historian has expressed concern that Ireland’s current friendship with Britain may curtail the centenary celebrations of the Easter Rising.
There has been an increased concern by some groups in Ireland that the memories of the men and women who fought for their country nearly a hundred years ago, will not be properly honoured because of Ireland’s current strong relationship with Britain. 487 more words
BOOK REVIEW by Peter KiernanA review in the Series 16 Lives, commemorating those who were executed after the Easter Rising.
Helen Litton: 16 LIVES: Thomas Clarke, 1,293 more words