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#50TH ANNIVERSARY

# 50th-anniversary - This year 2022

'A terrible atrocity': Thousands attend Bloody Sunday memorial to remember victims
# 50TH ANNIVERSARY
# 50TH ANNIVERSARY

'A terrible atrocity': Thousands attend Bloody Sunday memorial to remember victims

Updated Jan 30th 2022, 7:33 PM 56,834 Views 49 Comments
  • Relatives of those killed and injured on Bloody Sunday attended a remembrance walk to honour those who died
  • Micheál Martin took part in the remembrance walk and laid a wreath at a ceremony held afterwards
  • President Higgins will later say the tragic events of 50 years ago today "reverberated across this island and around the world"
Bloody Sunday took music out of our house, brother of victim says
# Derry
# Derry

Bloody Sunday took music out of our house, brother of victim says

Jan 29th 2022, 4:49 PM 10,954 Views 24 Comments

William McKinney was shot dead on Bloody Sunday 50 years ago.

# 50th-anniversary - All time

'If you said 50 years ago there would be families living in tents because they can't afford rent, I would have laughed'
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# Homelessness

'If you said 50 years ago there would be families living in tents because they can't afford rent, I would have laughed'

Nov 15th 2019, 6:10 AM 77,540 Views 70 Comments

The Dublin Simon Community is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. How different was the homeless problem back in 1969?

The Lisbon Lions set the benchmark for Celtic. It was a bit like Ireland after Italia '90 - Packie Bonner
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From The42
# 50TH ANNIVERSARY

The Lisbon Lions set the benchmark for Celtic. It was a bit like Ireland after Italia '90 - Packie Bonner

May 16th 2017, 7:26 PM 4,069 Views 1 Comment

The former Ireland goalkeeper talks about being spotted by Jock Stein’s assistant and his career with the Hoops.

Riots and mop-tops: The Beatles played Ireland 50 years ago today
# 50TH ANNIVERSARY
# 50TH ANNIVERSARY

Riots and mop-tops: The Beatles played Ireland 50 years ago today

Nov 7th 2013, 2:22 PM 8,273 Views 15 Comments

In 1963, the Beatles played in Dublin and Belfast – and today marks the 50th anniversary of that milestone gig.

Here's what the JFK 50 stamps look like...
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# An Post

Here's what the JFK 50 stamps look like...

Jun 5th 2013, 12:50 PM 6,385 Views 9 Comments

The two stamps feature pictures taken during the President’s historic four-day visit to Ireland in 1963.

James Bond’s Skyfall – is it actually any good?
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From The Daily Edge
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James Bond’s Skyfall – is it actually any good?

Oct 25th 2012, 7:15 AM 14,600 Views 31 Comments

Patrick McCarry delivers the verdict. Plus: how the movie pays tribute to all 7 previous Bond actors.

Eucharistic Congress: Here's why people are attending
# Vox Pop
# Vox Pop

Eucharistic Congress: Here's why people are attending

Jun 13th 2012, 12:00 PM 3,497 Views 39 Comments

The arrival of the 50th International Eucharistic Congress comes at a time when the Catholic Church in Ireland is in turmoil. TheJournal.ie spoke to some of the pilgrims on why they are attending.