Century: War of Independence

This supplement provides a range of readings which can support teachers in bringing history learning outcomes to life

Greatly outnumbered by the crown forces when it came to firepower, the IRA was forced to capture, steal and smuggle weapons

The year saw the War of Independence begins in earnest with an escalation of murder and violence by the British and IRA

The summer of 1920 saw a period of intense political violence in the north against a background of a post-war economic slump


Explore how the historic deal helped bring about peace in Northern Ireland

The Irish Times ePaper

Inquests into the nightclub fire that led to the deaths of 48 people

A project examining attitudes about the future of Ireland