'Being in Belfast!' : One day in Belfast — Continent Hop
What places to visit in belfast in a day? This descriptive guide helps with a lot of pictures! Includes Shankhill Road and many more attractions!
Ireland - Northern Ireland
Part of the International Peace Murals in Falls Road. Irish Hunger Strike mural. The 1981 Irish hunger strike was the culmination of a five-year protest during The Troubles by Irish republican prisoners in Northern Ireland. The protest began as the blanket protest in 1976, when the British government withdrew Special Category Status for convicted paramilitary prisoners. In 1978, after a number of attacks on prisoners leaving their cells to "slop out", the dispute escalated into the dirty…
The Troubles gallery - 40 years of conflict in Northern Ireland from the Belfast Telegraph archives
Mid August 1969 witnessed great violence and suffering. Memories of these terrible events have remained strong, especially in areas affected directly by the conflict.
Playing Fantasy Troubles
A lot of articles, books, documentaries and news pieces have been produced over the last two decades exploring the origins of the Peace Process in the North of Ireland, and none more so than in the…
Operation Conservation was a British Army attempt to ambush a large Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) unit along the Dorsey Enclosure, between Cullyhanna and Silverbridge, in south County Armagh. The action took place on 6 May 1990. The operation was uncovered and thwarted by the IRA South Armagh Brigade...P
Northern Ireland, 2009: Shankill Road murals (II)
Protestants and unionist mural along West Belfast's Shankill Road. This refers to James Buchanan, the 15th president of the United States