Monthly Archives: December 2007

25th DECEMBER 2007 ON THE GRAND CANAL…

(Please note: for details of the Dáithi Ó Conaill Commemoration , click here.) CABHAIR CHRISTMAS SWIM , DECEMBER 25th 2007 . The 2007 CABHAIR swim in the Grand Canal in Inchicore, Dublin, was – true to form – the success … Continue reading

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NOLLAIG SHONA DÁR LÉITHEOIRÍ GO LÉIR !

UP THE REPUBLIC – OUR DAY WILL COME ! NOLLAIG SHONA DAR LEITHEOIRI ! Ar eagle an dearmaid …. Ba bhrea an rud e siochain bhuan bunaithe ar an gceart a bheith againn in Eireann . Is i an bronntanas … Continue reading

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CATHOLIC HIERARCHY/ REPRESSION POLITICS/ RUC ATTACK FUNERALS.

THE CATHOLIC HIERARCHY – PROPPING-UP THE ORANGE STATE……. At a press briefing on May 3rd, 1983, Bishop Cathal Daly declared that a vote for Sinn Fein was ‘a wasted vote’ , and that people should think seriously before risking being … Continue reading

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KNOW WHERE YOU ARE NEXT YEAR…

WHERE DOES THE TIME GO….? On A Walk Through Rebel Dublin with the Patriot and Heroine Anne Devlin and Charles Stewart Parnell , Charlie Kerins , Charlotte Despard, and Che Guevara , we talked ,with A Servant of the Queen … Continue reading

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CATHOLIC HIERARCHY/ REPRESSION POLITICS/ RUC ATTACK FUNERALS.

THE CATHOLIC HIERARCHY – PROPPING-UP THE ORANGE STATE…….. At a press briefing on May 3rd, 1983, Bishop Cathal Daly declared that a vote for Sinn Fein was ‘a wasted vote’ , and that people should think seriously before risking being … Continue reading

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CABHAIR CHRISTMAS SWIM.

Almost 12 months since it was ‘only’ thirty years….. (UPDATE : this swim now has its own ‘Jewellery Range’! And , as with all top-class pieces of jewellery , it has a ‘history’ attached to it…) It began – properly … Continue reading

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CATHOLIC HIERARCHY/ REPRESSION POLITICS/ RUC ATTACK FUNERALS.

THE CATHOLIC HIERARCHY – PROPPING-UP THE ORANGE STATE…….. At a press briefing on May 3rd, 1983, Bishop Cathal Daly declared that a vote for Sinn Fein was ‘a wasted vote’ , and that people should think seriously before risking being … Continue reading

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