Eamonn ‘Bronco’ Bradley came from Shantallow, just outside Derry City. He got involved in the Republican Movement at a young age, being O/C of Na Fianna Éireann in Shantallow at the age of 16. He performed that role brilliantly and… Read More ›
Chuimhneacháin: Paying tribute to Ireland’s patriot dead & remembering significant points in the liberation struggle.
On August 22nd 1972, an accidental explosion at the customs station on the Dublin Road in Newry claimed the lives of three IRA volunteers. A number of civilians also perished in the tragedy. Patrick Hughes Patrick Hughes was raised on… Read More ›
Today is the 39th anniversary of the great Republican escape from Portlaoise Prison. In November 1973, all Republican POW’s in Mountjoy and the Curragh were transferred to Portlaoise. This came in the wake of the daring escape of three volunteers… Read More ›