How Ireland was Policed

How Ireland was Policed

Conor Brady describes how Ireland was policed in the early 20th century

A Somme Story

A Somme Story

Alyson Gray tells the story of an Irish soldier Thomas Gordon Fitzpatrick who wrote home to Dublin from the Somme

Somme Centenary Commemoration

Somme Centenary Commemoration

Full RTÉ coverage of the commemoration ceremony at Islandbridge, 9 July 2016. Presented by Bryan Dobson and Eileen Dunne.

Somme Voices

Somme Voices

Ed Mulhall looks at the story of the Ulster Division, told through Frank McGuinness's play 'Observe the Sons of Ulster Marching Towards the Somme'

From Somme to Silver Tassie

From Somme to Silver Tassie

Ed Mulhall examines the controversy surrounding Seán O'Casey's play 'The Silver Tassie'

The Diary of Rasamond Jacob

The Diary of Rasamond Jacob

Dr Leeann Lane explains what the diary of Waterford activist, Rosamond Jacob, can tell us about post-Rising Dublin

Issue 79: 2016-07-20
Photograph of Will Roger Casement be saved?
Casement standing in the dock during his trial for high treason Photo: The Graphic, 1 July 1916

Will Roger Casement be saved?

By Century Ireland

London, 29 July 1916 - A gathering swell of public protest at the impending execution of Sir Roger Casement has so far brought no reprieve from the British government. In June Casement...

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Century Ireland

The Century Ireland project is an online historical newspaper that tells the story of the events of Irish life a century ago.