6 July 2006 Edition
Imeachtaí / Events
LENADOON '81 COMMITTEE PRESENTS TALKBACK: 7.30pm Friday 7 July in the Suffolk Inn panel includes Padraic McCotter, Seany Adams, Brendan Mulvenna and Bobby Story. Admission free.
WHITE LINE PICKET: 2pm Saturday 8 July assemble at the Roddy McCorley Club gate.
TALK: "The life and times of Joe McDonnell" 3.30pm Saturday 8 July in Roddy McCorley Club followed by folk session featuring Bik McFarlane.
COMMEMORATIVE EVENTS: from 6pm 16 July, Slieve Russell Hotel, Co Cavan, 6-9pm National & Local Hunger Exhibitions, Launch of Bobby Sands Book by author (Denis O' Hearn) 9pm Story from inside Long Kesh told by Bik Mc Farlane OC. Stories from the outside told by Election Agents, Owen Carron, Charlie Boylan, Seán Mac Manus. Music & Poetry. Concluding with evening function. Music By Spirit of Freedom. Táille €15 or £10.
25th HUNGER STRIKE ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND: 7 July exhibition in the Metreopole Hotel, Cork city between 1pm-10pm.
HUNGER STRIKE RALLY: 25th anniversary 1981 hunger Strike: 2pm Sunday 9 July. Assemble Barrack Street, Cork City and proceeding to St Finbar's Cemetary. Contact 021 4311389.
Commemoration and Parade: Hunger Striker 25th Anniversary, 7pm 14 July. Assemble at the Flying Horse Shop. March to the New Hunger Strike Monument, Downpatrick. Prominent speakers in attendance. Followed by Irish Night in RGU clubrooms music by Pól Mac Bradáigh & Caírde 9pm til Late Táille isteach £5
COMMEMORATION: Vol Patrick Cannon 30th anniversary. 2.30pm Saturday 15 July. Assemble Darndale Roundabout. Speaker Mary Lou McDonald.
Race Night fundraiser: for Cllr Larry O' Toole 8.30pm Friday 7 July, Newtown House, Malahide Rd.
SINN FÉIN FUNCTION: Saturday 15 July, Marble Arch Pub. Ballads by Borderline. Táille €10. Organised by Charlie Mc Glade Sinn Féin Cumann, Drimnagh.
HUNGER STRIKE COMMEMORATION: Memorial unveiling, 6.30 Sunday 9 July, assemble Drumkeeran, function later in Forde's Inn. All welcome.
HUNGER STRIKE VIGIL: 5.30-6.30 every Friday Night Bridge of Peace Drogheda.
HUNGER STRIKE VIGIL: Market Square Dundalk 1.00pm-2.00 pm. 8 July, 15 July, 5 August, 12 August, 26 August.
FUNDRAISER: 9pm Friday 14 July, Kathy Macs pub, Ballycastle, music by Foxy the Bhoy. Speaker Cllr. Gerry Murray. Organised by Ballycastle-Killala Sinn Féin Cumann.
COMMEMORATION: 25th Anniversary of death of Joe McDonnell. 2pm-3.30pm Saturday 8 July. Assemble Old Court House, Market St Trim.
HUNGER STRIKE EXHIBITION: 4-8pm 5 July, City Hotel, Sligo.
HUNGER STRIKE VIGIL: 2pm 8 July, O' Connell St. Sligo.
COMMEMORATION: The 85th Anniversary of the Ballynamrossagh Ambush will be held in Lattin Village, Tipperary, 8pm Friday 30 June commencing with Mass in the local church. Music later in the Village Tavern by Spirit Of Freedom. Light refreshments will be served. All are welcome.
COMMEMORATION: Hunger Striker 25th Anniversary March and Rally. 2pm Saturday 8 July. Assemble Eurospar Car Park Abbeyside, Dungarvan for march to 1798 Memorial at the Lookout. Speakers David Cullinane, Toireasa Ferris and Jim McVeigh. Function at Lawlor's Hotel 9pm.
Function: Arklow 1981 Hunger Strike Committee Function, 9pm Friday 7 July Mary B Pub, Arklow.
Parade: Icons of Resistance parade 1pm Saturday 8 July. Assemble Wicklow Vale shop onto Mainstream Park. All welcome.