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Belfast Telegraph
Belfast residents living in fear as pallets stacked for another huge bonfiresaid: "We cannot have a repeat of the scenes we witnessed last year. 11th July
Belfast residents living in fear as pallets stacked for another huge bonfire
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
said: "We cannot have a repeat of the scenes we witnessed last year. 11th July Bonfires. Ballycraigy estate, Antrim - Bobby Sands, Gerry Adams and Martin McGuinness11th July Bonfires. Lower Shankill 11-07-201511th July Bonfires. Isis flag... Read more
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The New Statesman
SRSLY #49: The Great British Sewing Bee, The Essex Serpent, The Lady Vanishesat his secondary school, “classroom support for the IRA ran at 100 per cent”. H
SRSLY #49: The Great British Sewing Bee, The Essex Serpent, The Lady Vanishes
The New Statesman / Posted yesterday
at his secondary school, “classroom support for the IRA ran at 100 per cent”. He went on marches for the hunger strikers. Bobby Sands, who died aged 27, after 66 days without food, “occupied a place I would say precisely commensurate with that of... Read more
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The New Statesman
Kevin Barry’s chaotic journey from “stoner entrepreneur” to Ireland’s most unpredictable novelistat his secondary school, “classroom support for the IRA ran at 100 per cent”. H
Kevin Barry’s chaotic journey from “stoner entrepreneur” to Ireland’s most unpredictable novelist
The New Statesman / Posted 2 days ago
at his secondary school, “classroom support for the IRA ran at 100 per cent”. He went on marches for the hunger strikers. Bobby Sands, who died aged 27, after 66 days without food, “occupied a place I would say precisely commensurate with that of... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Jamie Dornan’s new film to premiere at Galway Film Fleadh5. The actor’s latest project, The Siege of Jadotville, has been named as one
Jamie Dornan’s new film to premiere at Galway Film Fleadh
Irish Examiner / Posted 6 days ago
5. The actor’s latest project, The Siege of Jadotville, has been named as one of the highlights of the event, as well as Bobby Sands: 66 Days and Kit Ryan’s Property of the State. Ruth Negga will also be in Galway for an actor’s masterclass, as... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Eastchester
Bronxville High Seniors Show Passion For Music, Poetry At Baccalaureatealong with fellow seniors Quigley, Fallon Raviol, Hilary Rizzo, William Tague a
Bronxville High Seniors Show Passion For Music, Poetry At Baccalaureate
The Daily Voice - Eastchester / Posted 7 days ago
along with fellow seniors Quigley, Fallon Raviol, Hilary Rizzo, William Tague and Timothy Weir. Thomas Neville read from Bobby Sands’ “The Rhythm of Time” poem and Michelle Paulson read her original “Birdsong.” Art teacher Courtney Alan... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Sinn Fein may apologise for 1996 Manchester bomb 'if UKs accept role in Troubles'man William Russell, shot while investgating a burglary at the Avoca Shopping C
Sinn Fein may apologise for 1996 Manchester bomb 'if UKs accept role in Troubles'
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
man William Russell, shot while investgating a burglary at the Avoca Shopping Centre, Andersontown, BelfastHunger striker Bobby Sands coffin, flanked by an IRA colour party, leaving his mother's home in Twinbrook.Bobby Sands' son Robert Gerald... Read more
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examiner.com
Lougheed on the patio at Clancy's Irish Pubthrow in something different, such as "New York Girls," or "Back Home in Derry,
Lougheed on the patio at Clancy's Irish Pub
examiner.com / Posted 20 days ago
throw in something different, such as "New York Girls," or "Back Home in Derry," which was written by hunger striker Bobby Sands before his death at the hands of British authorities in 1981. You will love the laid back charm of these two... Read more
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The Irish Times
Mattress Mick gets ready to wow the international film festival circuit10th-15th, the event is now the third biggest doc fest in the world. Among the
Mattress Mick gets ready to wow the international film festival circuit
The Irish Times / Posted 21 days ago
10th-15th, the event is now the third biggest doc fest in the world. Among the local interest we have Brendan J Byrne’s Bobby Sands: 66 Days, which studies the decline of that hunger striker, Sean O’Cualain’s Crash and Burn, a celebration of... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Martin McGuinness tribute to Ex-Red Hand Commando William 'Plum' Smith following deathman William Russell, shot while investgating a burglary at the Avoca Shopping C
Martin McGuinness tribute to Ex-Red Hand Commando William 'Plum' Smith following death
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
man William Russell, shot while investgating a burglary at the Avoca Shopping Centre, Andersontown, BelfastHunger striker Bobby Sands coffin, flanked by an IRA colour party, leaving his mother's home in Twinbrook.Bobby Sands' son Robert Gerald... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Red Hand Commando William 'Plum' Smith dies aged 62man William Russell, shot while investgating a burglary at the Avoca Shopping C
Red Hand Commando William 'Plum' Smith dies aged 62
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 21 days ago
man William Russell, shot while investgating a burglary at the Avoca Shopping Centre, Andersontown, BelfastHunger striker Bobby Sands coffin, flanked by an IRA colour party, leaving his mother's home in Twinbrook.Bobby Sands' son Robert Gerald... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Graffiti sprayed on republican memorial in attack at cemeteryis responsible for caring for three main republican plots at the cemetery, incl
Graffiti sprayed on republican memorial in attack at cemetery
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 29 days ago
is responsible for caring for three main republican plots at the cemetery, including those of IRA hunger strikers Bobby Sands and Kieran Doherty, and IRA commander Sean McIlvenna. Police have appealed for anyone with information to come... Read more
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examiner.com
1981: world in turmoilmate, Margaret Thatcher, faced terror threats from Northern Ireland. Several Ir
1981: world in turmoil
examiner.com / Posted a month ago
mate, Margaret Thatcher, faced terror threats from Northern Ireland. Several Irish Republican Army (IRA) prisoners led by Bobby Sands engaged in a hunger strike to protest their treatment and status. Sands and nine others died of starvation before... Read more

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