Book review: Ulster’s Lost Counties – Loyalism and Paramilitarism since 1920

By Edward Burke Published by Cambridge University Press, 2024 Reviewer: Kieran Glennon  The late doyen of northern historians, Éamon Phoenix, often recounted the story of a Presbyterian clergyman in Donegal who had signed the Ulster Covenant in September 1912. On hearing that the Ulster Unionist Council (UUC) had given their …

Podcast: the Ulster Plantation

John Dorney and Cathal Brennan discuss the colonisation and settlement of Ulster in the seventeenth century. First broadcast on the Irish History …