Post Tagged with: "Garda History"

The tradition of Garda Review

The tradition of Garda Review

The magazine was established to educate and inform but soon became a campaigning voice for those denied political representation writes Neil Ward The Decade of Centenaries celebrated in the Republic of Ireland is now getting towards its climax; as the 100th year of the end of the War of Independence, the establishment of the Irish Free State grows ever closer. […]

by · June 21, 2021 · Wellbeing, Wellbeing & Culture
A history beyond words

A history beyond words

A nineteen year-long labour of archival love has resulted in an impressive pictorial history of An Garda Síochána writes Ian Redican. What started out as a simple project of going through a couple of boxes of glass plate negatives, almost destroyed forever by flooding in the basement of the Technical Bureau building in October 2002, and to try to ‘root […]

by · June 20, 2021 · Wellbeing, Wellbeing & Culture