Category Archives: Uncategorized

FRIDAY , 1st SEPTEMBER 2006 .

<img src=" MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERS ……. James Keegan died in Granard Garda Station last September (1986) . Earlier this month , an inquest was held in Longford to ascertain the cause of death. The central question – how James … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WEDNESDAY/THURSDAY , 16th-17th AUGUST 2006 .

<img src=" MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERS . James Keegan died in Granard Garda Station last September (1986) . Earlier this month , an inquest was held in Longford to ascertain the cause of death. The central question – how James … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

‘1169….’ was represented at the ‘Irish Blog Awards’ ceremony on Saturday last , 11 March , in The Alexander Hotel in Dublin . And we made a ‘record’ (of sorts!) of our own at same – we were the only … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

THURSDAY , 6 OCTOBER 2005 .

FIANNA FAIL AND THE IRA CONNECTION ……. By Breasal O Caollai . First published in ‘ New Hibernia ‘ Magazine , December 1986/January 1987 . By the middle of October 1969 it was clear that the (FS) government’s sub-committee on … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

MONDAY , 26 SEPTEMBER 2005 .

FIANNA FAIL AND THE IRA CONNECTION ……. By Breasal O Caollai . First published in ‘ New Hibernia ‘ Magazine , December 1986/January 1987 . At that time (ie August 1969) it was felt that any IRA action on the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

TUESDAY , 20 SEPTEMBER 2005.

FIANNA FAIL AND THE IRA CONNECTION ……. By Breasal O Caollai . First published in ‘ New Hibernia ‘ Magazine , December 1986/January 1987 . A Mayo Republican was rumoured to have got his flash new car from Fianna Fail … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

MONDAY 12 SEPTEMBER 2005.

FIANNA FAIL AND THE IRA CONNECTION ……. By Breasal O Caollai . First published in ‘ New Hibernia ‘ Magazine , December 1986/January 1987 . Fianna Fail Minister Neil Blaney advised Northern Catholics not to support Northern Premier Captain Terence … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

FRIDAY , 9 SEPTEMBER 2005 .

FIANNA FAIL AND THE IRA CONNECTION ……. By Breasal O Caollai . First published in ‘ New Hibernia ‘ Magazine , December 1986/January 1987 . The late 1960’s were also the years of the Fianna Fail financial ‘whizz-kids’ of TACA … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

WEDNESDAY , 7 SEPTEMBER 2005 .

FIANNA FAIL AND THE IRA CONNECTION ……. By Breasal O Caollai . First published in ‘ New Hibernia ‘ Magazine , December 1986/January 1987 . A bank account in the name of ‘Ann O’Brien’ was opened just weeks before the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

TUESDAY , 6 SEPTEMBER 2005 .

FIANNA FAIL AND THE IRA CONNECTION . By Breasal O Caollai . First published in ‘ New Hibernia ‘ Magazine , December 1986/January 1987 . When Ruairi O Bradaigh and Daithi O Conaill walked out of the (1986) Sinn Fein … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment