Battle of the Boyne

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Name: Battle of the Boyne
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Speech by Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin, James Fintan Lalor School 2014 Portlaoise

James Fintan Lalor receives respectful but brief mention in most general histories. He is part of a parade of mid-19th century figures seen variously as either part of a radical fringe or an inspiration to later generations. His name is well known but ... [Published Noodls - 4 hours ago]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 16 2014 - 1 reports

Added value

Northern Ireland's hospitality industry have been calling for a cut to the 20% VAT rate for hotels, restaurants and pubs Drogheda, in County Louth, is a town rich in history and medieval architectural remnants.It is also a gateway for hundreds of thousands ... [Published BBC - Oct 16 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 1 reports

Historic Oldbridge octagonal garden opened to the public

THE RESTORED Octagonal Walled Garden at the Battle of the Boyne site has been restored and officially opened.Minister Simon Harris TD, Minister of State with special responsibility for the Office of Public Works was in Oldbridge to do the honours.'The ... [Published Drogheda Independent - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

An Irish-born hero of the Russian people

WHATEVER about the Skibbereen Eagle keeping an eye on Russia, St Petersburg is remarkably well informed on this neck of the woods, as evidenced by the astute comments of historian Dmitri Evmenov, who last week highlighted the remarkable story of the connection ... [Published Southern Star - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

4000 on Kirkcaldy's Orange Walk

AN ORANGE Walk which took place in Kirkcaldy on Saturday has raised concerns about whether religious and political parades should be kept away from the Lang Toun.The march was the first of its kind in 12 years and it passed peacefully through the town ... [Published Fife Today - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Thoughts on another martial law anniversary

Martial law (ML) made me well-known enough via name recall to be elected senator in 1987 without having to spend a single centavo of my own. A grateful people rewarded me for my human rights lawyering, which ML made necessary. Candidate Cory Aquino made ... [Published GMA News Online - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Breaking Free From “Britishness”

Many people have looked at the economic issues as the main reason to vote “yes” or “no” in the upcoming referendum. However, I do not see the issue as one of economics or politics, but rather an issue of identity.If there were an all-inclusive British ... [Published Georgetown University Hoya - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 2 reports

Scottish independence: Thousands of Orange Order supporters march through Edinburgh

Around 15,000 Orange Order supporters and 110 Orange Lodge bands have taken to the streets of Edinburgh to show support for the union ahead of next week’s Scottish independence referendum. Thousands of spectators were also in attendance at the "Proud ... [Published The Independent - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 3 reports

Orange Order denounces independence

Senior figures in the Orange Order have described Scottish nationalism as "a divisive and evil enemy" .Thousands of Orangemen held a "Proud to be British" rally in Edinburgh in support of the Union.They gathered in the Meadows to hear speeches by grand ... [Published East Lothian Today - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 2 reports

Ian Paisley: How North’s dark star became a prince of peace (IrishCentral)

A lifelong journey from firebrand to peacemaker.Photo by: Wikimedia CommonsI was at the Battle of the Boyne site in Oldbridge, County Meath , 30 miles from Dublin in May 2007 when Ian Paisley  the First Minister of Northern Ireland made a visit at the ... [Published Irish Central - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 7 reports

Ian Paisley: A Man Who Spoke Out for His Country

Ian Paisley, or the Reverend Dr Lord Bannside as he was by the end, was not your typical politician. Or clergyman, for that matter. Unlike most people in both trades, Ian Paisley said what he meant. Assuming you could understand it. Protestant ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

From the Archives: 'Hume-speak' from Paisley is a fine finale

THE spirit of conciliation shown by Bertie Ahern and Ian Paisley on the site of the Battle of the Boyne was inspired by the reconciliation of France and Germany after the Second World War. Meanwhile, Hume created a language known as 'Hume-speak', which ... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 12 2014]

Quotes

...to miss the relevance to 19th century Ireland of the words of the Nobel laureate in economics Amartya Sen, whose most important work concluded "No famine has ever taken place in the history of the world in a functioning democracy."
"Anything that helps the catering or hospitality industry has to be good."
...Speaking of the enhanced 2014 Trail, Minister Harris commented "the new website, which details the 11 historic gardens in Meath and Louth, an Open Day Initiative and a Volunteer scheme, together with all the events these gardens hold ranging from musical performances, theatre evenings to rare and exotic plant sales all play a significant role in promoting tourism in the region"
"We would dispute that the march stirs up any kind of hatred - groups have the right to march and support their ideology. People are entitled to their own opinion but we are also entitled to ours."

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Speech by Fianna Fáil Leader Micheál Martin, Ja... [Published Noodls - 4 hours ago]
Added value [Published BBC - Oct 16 2014]
Historic Oldbridge octagonal garden opened to t... [Published Drogheda Independent - Oct 11 2014]
The Insider's guide to staycation destinations [Published Irish Independent - Oct 10 2014]
An Irish-born hero of the Russian people [Published Southern Star - Oct 05 2014]
4000 on Kirkcaldy's Orange Walk [Published Fife Today - Sep 29 2014]
Thoughts on another martial law anniversary [Published GMA News Online - Sep 20 2014]
NEVER AGAIN! [Published Manila Times - Sep 18 2014]
Breaking Free From “Britishness” [Published Georgetown University Hoya - Sep 18 2014]
Ian Paisley: The ‘No’ man who said ‘Yes’– by Ge... [Published An Phoblacht - Sep 17 2014]
Perils of reporting Paisley [Published BBC - Sep 16 2014]
Scottish Independence: Edinburgh Orange Order M... [Published International Business Times UK - Sep 16 2014]
Passion and pizzazz as No campaign bangs the drum [Published Telegraph - Sep 13 2014]
Scottish independence: Thousands of Orange Orde... [Published The Independent - Sep 13 2014]
Orange Order march in Edinburgh [Published Telegraph - Sep 13 2014]
Orange Order denounces independence [Published East Lothian Today - Sep 13 2014]
Ian Paisley: How North’s dark star became a pri... [Published Irish Central - Sep 13 2014]
Orange calls for Scotland no vote [Published UTV - Sep 13 2014]
Free Scotland: A Hilarious Disaster [Published Daily Beast - Sep 13 2014]
How Ian Paisley ended up surprising himself — a... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 13 2014]
NI Orangemen at Scots Union march [Published BBC - Sep 13 2014]
Ian Paisley: A Man Who Spoke Out for His Country [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 12 2014]
In Pictures: The life of Ian Paisley [Published Newstalk - Sep 12 2014]
Martin McGuinness says he has ‘lost a friend’ [Published Irish Times - Sep 12 2014]
Statement from FF Leader on death of former Nor... [Published Fianna Fail - Sep 12 2014]
Statement by Minister for Foreign Affairs and T... [Published Noodls - Sep 12 2014]
Ian Paisley: Northern Ireland’s ‘no’ man who sa... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 12 2014]
From the Archives: 'Hume-speak' from Paisley is... [Published Irish Independent - Sep 12 2014]
Unionist fighter: Rev Ian Paisley [Published Irish Times - Sep 12 2014]
Edinburgh Awaits Protestant Marchers Drumming U... [Published Bloomberg - Sep 12 2014]
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How Ian Paisley ended up surprising himself — a... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Sep 13 2014]
Full Comment’s Araminta Wordsworth brings you a daily round-up of quality punditry from across the globe. Today: The legacy of Ian Paisley is — to put it mildly — mixed. He started off as a rabble-rousing Presbyterian preacher in Northern Ireland ...
Ian Paisley: A Man Who Spoke Out for His Country [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 12 2014]
Ian Paisley, or the Reverend Dr Lord Bannside as he was by the end, was not your typical politician. Or clergyman, for that matter. Unlike most people in both trades, Ian Paisley said what he meant. Assuming you could understand it. Protestant ...
Government Bureaucrats Ban WWI Memorial Wreath [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 02 2014]
The Northern Ireland Parades Commission have ruled that bands attending the Red Hand Defenders Flute Band (RHDFB) Parade in Downpatrick on Monday cannot lay a wreath at the town’s war memorial to mark the anniversary of the outbreak of World War One.  ...
iOS and OS X Calendar Glitch Pulls Holiday Data... [Published MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories - Jul 07 2014]
A growing number of iOS and OS X owners are reporting a glitch that displays the holidays from the wrong country in the default system calendar app. As noted by one MacRumors reader in Ireland, holidays like the pro-UK Battle of the Boyne are now showing ...
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