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#Oral History

# oral-history - Saturday 13 June, 2020

24 hours that changed everything: An oral history
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

24 hours that changed everything: An oral history

Jun 13th 2020, 12:06 AM 98,322 Views 49 Comments

People across Ireland – including key decision-makers – tell the story of Thursday 12 March 2020.

Timeline: The key dates in Ireland's initial response to the global Covid-19 pandemic
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Timeline: The key dates in Ireland's initial response to the global Covid-19 pandemic

Jun 13th 2020, 12:05 AM 33,832 Views 21 Comments

We take a look at the events leading up to the decision to bring in Ireland’s first major coronavirus measures.

# oral-history - Sunday 31 December, 2017

Mass graves in Rwanda and trying to break the Jadotville seige: Listen to these pieces of Defence Forces history
# Military Archives
# Military Archives

Mass graves in Rwanda and trying to break the Jadotville seige: Listen to these pieces of Defence Forces history

Dec 31st 2017, 11:10 PM 12,045 Views 6 Comments

The Military Archives’ Oral History Project was launched earlier this year.

# oral-history - Monday 27 March, 2017

'As amateurs we had the chance to do something special in front of millions of people'
# Heroes Of The Caribbean
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# Heroes Of The Caribbean

'As amateurs we had the chance to do something special in front of millions of people'

Mar 27th 2017, 9:30 PM 24,006 Views 8 Comments

Ten years on from Ireland’s famous World Cup victory over Pakistan, coach Adi Birrell and captain Trent Johnston look back on a truly defining day in Irish sport.

# oral-history - Saturday 27 December, 2014

The unforgettable day Ireland beat New Zealand at the World Cup
# Oral History
From The42
# Oral History

The unforgettable day Ireland beat New Zealand at the World Cup

Dec 27th 2014, 12:00 PM 9,699 Views 5 Comments

Fiona Coghlan and Lynne Cantwell look back on a superb afternoon for Irish rugby.

# oral-history - Friday 12 December, 2014

The KAL case kickstarted a decade of debate on marriage equality
# Watershed
# Watershed

The KAL case kickstarted a decade of debate on marriage equality

Dec 12th 2014, 8:00 PM 347 Views 38 Comments

Katherine Zappone and Ann Louise Gilligan made global headlines when they tried to have their Canadian marriage recognised by the Irish State.

# oral-history - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Boston Tapes - 'maliciously compiled' or a complex oral history of the Troubles?
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Boston Tapes - 'maliciously compiled' or a complex oral history of the Troubles?

May 3rd 2014, 4:35 PM 17,025 Views 59 Comments

Much has been said about the contemporaneous history project this week – but what exactly was it?

# oral-history - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

An oral history: Ireland's famous win over world champions England, a decade ago
# Twickenham
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# Twickenham

An oral history: Ireland's famous win over world champions England, a decade ago

Mar 5th 2014, 5:00 PM 14,883 Views 15 Comments

We caught up with some of the people closest to the action on a day that Irish rugby was finally convinced they could take on the best in the world.

# oral-history - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Unforgettable: an oral history of the 2013 hurling championship, part 2
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Unforgettable: an oral history of the 2013 hurling championship, part 2

Dec 31st 2013, 12:00 PM 7,433 Views 12 Comments

In the words of some of the men who made it happen, this is the story of a remarkable summer.

Unforgettable: an oral history of the 2013 hurling championship, part 1
# Memories
From The42
# Memories

Unforgettable: an oral history of the 2013 hurling championship, part 1

Dec 31st 2013, 8:00 AM 7,532 Views 13 Comments

In the words of some of the men who made it happen, this is the story of a remarkable summer.

# oral-history - Friday 28 December, 2012

Trap’s Army: an oral history of how Ireland’s fans stole European hearts
# Euro 2012
From The42
# Euro 2012

Trap’s Army: an oral history of how Ireland’s fans stole European hearts

Dec 28th 2012, 7:00 AM 20,354 Views 49 Comments

Euro 2012 was a disappointment for Ireland on the pitch, but off it, the fans were one of the tournament’s big hits. Ten of them take TheScore.ie behind the scenes of the trip of a lifetime.

# oral-history - Sunday 9 September, 2012

River Shannon gets storytelling project
# Oral History
# Oral History

River Shannon gets storytelling project

Sep 9th 2012, 8:15 AM 4,420 Views 6 Comments

Arts project wants people to relate their tales of Ireland’s longest river and its effect on their lives.