Currently browsing tag



Margaret Wolfe Hungerford

Portrait of a 19th century Irish woman novelist. By Maeve O’Sullivan As a young woman, who has a keen and passionate interest in …

Irish national foresters march

Interview: Irish Radicalism in Scotland

Recently we featured an article on the Kirkintilloch tragedy in 1937 in which ten Irish migrant workers in Scotland died. Here we look at another face …

The bothy where the migrant workers died.

The Kirkintilloch Tragedy, 1937

Seventy-five years ago this month one of the biggest peace-time tragedies befell the Irish state when ten young migrant workers from Achill …