BBC History of 1981

October 3, 2011 · Print This Article

The BBC has produced a website dedicated to the story of the protest for political status, including the blanket protest and the two hunger strikes, involving footage that has been rarely seen. Five short videos are used to illustrate the atmosphere between 1976 and 1981 and can be viewed here.


One Response to “BBC History of 1981”

  1. Michael McCartan on October 4th, 2011 1:16 pm

    After how England has oppressed tha Irish ppl for almost 800 + yrs & kill’d many thousands of the same its about tyme me. Like Bobby Sa.ds had their stories till told

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