HM Prison Gartree, HM Prison Long Lartin and HM Prison Durham – names and numbers of Irish republican prisoners detained there…this is the ‘key’ to a better cake – one which will open doors for you. But beware of where exactly it is that those doors lead to…this famous lady, a mother of an Irish ‘celebrity’, died while her son was in prison but he was refused compassionate parole and, to make matters worse, there was no money for a proper burial – her remains were placed, without a headstone, ‘anonymously in common ground’……this Irish hero witnessed his family being evicted and their dwelling destroyed and, forced to work to sustain his now-homeless clan, he lost an arm in an industrial action – all before he reached his teenage years. But that didn’t stop him campaigning against British interference in Irish affairs….

MORE on Wednesday 3rd February 2016.



About 11sixtynine

A mother of three (and a Granny!) and a political activist , living in Dublin , Ireland.
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