Edition 70 of Century Ireland is out on 06 January 2016 with all the news from 100 years ago.

The main stories from this edition include:

  • Gallipoli Evacuation Complete
    Military sources claim that the operation in Gallipoli has been a complete success.
     
  • Redmond Demands Investigation 
    John Redmond has demanded an investigation into the failed military campaign at Gallipoli. 
     
  • Conscription to Become Law in Britain
    The second reading of the Compulsory Service Bill enjoyed a huge majority in the House of Commons. 
     
  • Exhibition of Irish Toys in Dublin
    An exhibition of Irish toys opened this week in Dublin at St. Stephen’s Green.


Century Ireland Exhibition of Toys 1916

Additional stories include:

  • Fierce Riots in Ohio
  • Irish man Who Invented the Submarine Dies
  • No Sunday Opening for Cork Cinemas

Cork Cinema

  • Three Republicans Arrested in County Cork

For more from Century Ireland, visit www.rte.ie/centuryireland