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Bobby Sands pictured on the first day of his hunger strike. Sands had just come off the blanket protest before going straight on to hunger s.This Day in History: Oct Irish hunger strike ends Bobby Sands, Northern Ireland Troubles, Irish Independence, Irish Republican Army, Sand Pictures, Scotland History, Hunger Strike, Irish Roots, Irish Celtic

Old Bailey bomber Marian Price back in jail

Marian Price was back in jail today after a courtroom claim that she threatened to disrupt the Queen's visit to the Irish Republic this week.

May 1981 Bobby Sands died in The Maze Prison, Northern Ireland after a hunger strike lasting 66 days Old Irish, Irish Celtic, Bobby Sands, Ireland Homes, Ireland Map, Michael Collins, Irish Quotes, Malcolm X, Fighting Irish

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 If he had lived I think he might have changed Irish history. [ I have been to Dublin Ireland and have been to the places of the Easter Rising. Irish Republican Brotherhood, Irish Republican Army, Ireland 1916, Dublin Ireland, Irish Independence, Easter Rising, Irish People, Erin Go Bragh, Michael Collins

96 years ago today, Michael Collins was executed at Béal na Bláth, Co. Cork by anti-treaty forces.

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Oct 1981 the Hunger Strike of IRA Prisoners in the Maze Prison in Northern Ireland ended after 10 died. Old Irish, Irish Men, Bobby Sands, Northern Ireland Troubles, Irish Republican Army, Easter Rising, Hunger Strike, Old Cameras, Bird Silhouette

This Day in History: Oct 3, 1981: Irish hunger strike ends

The 1981 Irish hunger strike was the culmination of a five-year protest during " the Troubles " by Irish republican prisoners in Northern...

Kieran Doherty -H-Block Candidate GE Cavan-Monaghan Roisin Dubh, Hunger Strike, Images Of Ireland, Irish People, Irish Roots, Fighting Irish, Names With Meaning, Military History

Kieran Doherty -H-Block Candidate -1981 GE Cavan-Monaghan

Many thanks to the donor. The H-Block campiagn fielded 9 candidates in the 1981 General Election. Two were elected. Kieran Doherty was Elected in Cavan-Monaghan and Paddy Agnew was elected in Louth. The other candidates were Joe McDonnell in Sligo/Leitrim, Martin Hurson in Longford-Westmeath, Kevin Lynch in Waterford, Tony O'Hara (Brother of Patsy O'Hara) in…