Three Castles Burning is a podcast series about Dublin, researched and presented by historian Donal Fallon. It covers a wide variety of topics, including social and political history. Several episodes cover the 1912-23 period, and events which took place in Dublin, such as the the North King St massacre during the Rising and the Sack…

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Tipperary Museum is delighted to present its 8th Annual Lecture Series from October 2020 –  April 2021.  The focus of this year’s series is on The War of Independence in Ireland, with particular reference to Tipperary.  As we remember the events of 100 years ago that led to Irish Independence, this series will look at…

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Documentary on One Thomas and Tess Tess Murray never forgot her first love. She was engaged to Thomas McEver during the Irish War of Independence, but their lives changed when he was abducted, brutally murdered and accused of being a spy. (2019)   Thomas And Tess focuses on one horrific violent incident on May 20th,1921…

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Documentary on One The Little Shop of Secrets Decades ago The Wallace Sisters ran a small newsagents in Cork city. While many bought their paper and tobacco there, few knew of the secrets it held as an IRA brigade HQ during the War of Independence as these fearless sisters led a double life. (2020). In…

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An Irish radio documentary from RTÉ Radio 1, Ireland First broadcast April 1960 An excellent piece of oral history as men and women recount their experiences of ‘The Burning of Cork.‘   https://www.rte.ie/radio1/doconone/2011/0304/646642-radio-documentary-the-burning-of-cork-ireland/

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Dublin in 1918 was a recent series from north Dublin’s Near FM that explored life in the Irish capital a century ago. Presented by Ciarán Murray and Donie Tarrant, the three episodes of the series were recorded live in Coolock and Raheny public libraries, with participants including members of the the Dublin City Council Historians in…

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