Richard Behal

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Some of the letters from the H-blocks. Photograph: Julien Behal

Letters and poetry composed by H-Block hunger-striker Bobby Sands and other republican prisoners including the late Mairead Farrell, which emerged thi(...)

An unpublished poem written by republican hunger striker Bobby Sands has emerged. Photograph: PA Wire

The following is an unpublished poem written by republican hunger striker Bobby Sands,while imprisoned in the Maze prison (also known as the H-Blocks (...)

Some of the letters from the H-blocks. Photograph: Julien Behal

Tiny, handwritten letters composed by republican prisoners in the H-Blocks and Armagh women’s prison in the lead-up to the 1981 hunger strikes, have e(...)

Party founder Hermann Kelly at the Irexit Freedom to Prosper conference at the Bonnington Hotel, in Dublin. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A new political party, Irexit Freedom to Prosper, campaigning for Ireland to leave the EU will field candidates in next year’s European elections, its(...)

 Richard Behal: jailed for an attack on a British naval ship in Waterford in 1965.  Photograph: Liam Burke/Press 22

A former IRA prisoner, who escaped from Limerick Prison 50 years ago, has called for an amnesty for all political prisoners to mark the centenary of (...)