- Feb 4, 2005
Commemorate members of the no warning bomb PIRA?We will again host the 1916 Societies National Hunger-Strikers commemorative march in Dublin, Saturday August 29th leaving from the GPO at 1pm to Glasnevin Cemetery, assembling at the graveside of Thomas Ashe, the first of the twenty-two hunger-strikers from 1917-1981.
There will be two flute bands in attendance and speakers will include Antoin O'Hara (brother of Patsy O'Hara), Maura Harrington and Margarita D'arcy, activst and former member of the H-Blocks Committee and prisoner in Armagh Gaol.
All are welcome to join us to again commemorate with dignity and pride our twenty-two hunger-strikes' martyrs.
*Once commemoration is over the Society will be marching back to the city centre to meet water tax protest.