Sean Maceoin

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Sligo Gaol

County: Sligo Incident: Jailbreak at Sligo Gaol Date: June 26th, 1920 The widow of a TD who was executed during the Civil War took her own life 14 ye(...)

Women draw tickets during the Irish Hospitals Sweep Hurdle draw (sweepstakes) at Ballsbridge in Dublin in January 1986.Photograph: Paddy Whelan

Margaret Thatcher told Peter Mandelson “you can’t trust the Irish; they’re all liars”. That was a bit harsh, maybe. But we’re certainly not above the (...)

Taoiseach Enda Kenny was jeered by demonstrators

About 200 anti-abortion protesters jeered and heckled Taoiseach Enda Kenny as he unveiled a statue of Gen Seán Mac Eoin in Co Longford yesterday.Prote(...)