AP front Issue 2 - 2021 - 200dpi

2 August 2014

Resize: A A A Print

The Irish Volunteer – Volume 1 - Number 26

The Irish Volunteer - Óglach na hÉireann Volume 1 - Number 26 newspaper, first published 1st August 1914.

This is by far the most dramatic front page of the series as it reports the British Army murder of three civilians on Bachelor’s Walk in Dublin city centre following the successful landing of rifles for the Volunteers from the Asgard at Howth earlier that Sunday 26 July. ‘The Right to Murder! – England’s Claim’ reads the headline. The landing itself is reported and the paper notes the contrast with the British government’s treatment of the Ulster Volunteers who were allowed to arm extensively without interference.

Asgard map

Irish Vol Top Ad

See more

An Phoblacht Podcast

An Phoblacht podcast advert2

Follow us on Facebook

An Phoblacht on Twitter

Uncomfortable Conversations 

uncomfortable Conversations book2

An initiative for dialogue 

for reconciliation 

— — — — — — —

Contributions from key figures in the churches, academia and wider civic society as well as senior republican figures

GUE-NGL Latest Edition ad

An Phoblacht
44 Parnell Sq.
Dublin 1
Ireland