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Cork Mother Jones Commemorative Committee

Press Launch for 2015 Festival

The formal launch of the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival and Summer School takes place at the Maldron Hotel on Thursday July 2nd at 1pm. All are welcome to come along as the fantastic programme of events for 29th July to 1st August 2015 is announced. The full […]

Tony Benn (1925-2014)

Tony Benn – an appreciation

  By Chris Mullin During his long political career Tony Benn went through many incarnations: pillar of the Labour establishment, Cabinet minister, tabloid bogeyman, and serial dissident…national treasure.  Former Labour minister and fellow diarist, Chris Mullin, for 35 years one of one of Benn’s closest friends,offers a sympathetic […]