All the news from 100 years ago with Century Ireland.

Edition 87 of Century Ireland is out on 9 November 2016 with all the news from 100 years ago.

The main stories include:

  • Deadly for Ireland
    Irish Parliamentary Party MP John Dillon condemns British government as being 'deadly for Ireland'.
  • Terror in Belgium
    Renewed reports of a ‘state of terror’ in Belgium with stories of mass deportations and the forced labour by German occupiers.

Remember Belgium

  • O’Leary Wins By-election
    Daniel O’Leary, the candidate backed by the Irish Parliamentary Party has won the West Cork by-election. 
  • Woodrow Wilson Re-elected President of USA
    Result of US presidential election confirmed
  • Gravediggers on Strike at Glasnevin 
    32 of 48 gravediggers in Glasnevin Cemetery are on strike.
  • Storm Causes Deaths in Ireland
    The worst floods for more than 60 years have claimed lives and ruined homes over the weekend. 

Flooding Century Ireland Edition 87

  • Cork Racecourse to House Factory
    Plans for the Cork Park racecourse to become a factory for the construction of motor cars.

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