Irish Election Literature

… what you maybe meant to keep…

Greenpeace Action -Issue 1 -March 1991 November 29, 2021

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From 1991 , the first issue of Greenpeace Action, the newsletter of Greenpeace in Ireland. Also included in the scan is a petition regarding Whales. Many thanks to the sender.

 

Podcast -The Planning Reform Party November 26, 2021

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The Planning Reform Party "The Others" The Alan Kinsella Podcast

Founded by Noel O'Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.
  1. The Planning Reform Party
  2. The United Citizens Party
  3. The Women's Social and Progressive League
  4. The Letterkenny Residents Party
  5. Cumann Poblachta na hÉireann -Episode 71

Founded by Noel O’Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.

 

An Caorthann (The Rowan Tree) -Issue 1 Lúnasa 94 November 23, 2021


The first issue of An Caorthann (The Rowan Tree),  quarterly magazine of information and discussion for the Irish Green Party / Comhaontas Glas and the wider green and alternative movement.  It ran until 1998. Many thanks to the sender. It’s 48 pages, so it’s uploaded in pdf.

 

John Lahart’s Local Review -Winter 2002 November 22, 2021

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The WInter 2002 edition of then Fianna Fáil Councillor (Now TD) John Lahart’s Local Review. It’s six pages covers lots of issues in the Knocklyon, Rathfarnham area.

 

“The Nation” Fianna Fáil newsletter from January 2009 November 21, 2021

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From January 2009 an edition of “The Nation” a Fianna Fáil newsletter aimed at Party Membership.

 

Fine Gael “Dublin South Newsletter” -November 1992


From the 1992 General Election Campaign a newsletter produced for Dublin South by Fine Gael. It promotes their candidates Alan Shatter, Olivia Mitchell and Maurice Manning. Alan Shatter was elected.

 

“The National Lottery” -1988 Fine Gael Pamphlet November 19, 2021

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A 1988 Pamphlet issued by Fine Gael on the distribution of funds produced by The National Lottery

 

Podcast – The United Citizens Party


The Planning Reform Party "The Others" The Alan Kinsella Podcast

Founded by Noel O'Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.
  1. The Planning Reform Party
  2. The United Citizens Party
  3. The Women's Social and Progressive League
  4. The Letterkenny Residents Party
  5. Cumann Poblachta na hÉireann -Episode 71

The United Citizens Party contested the 1930 Local Elections in Dun Laoghaire. This episode takes a look at them and also at the Cumann na nGaedheal attitude to contesting Local Elections as well as Fine Gaels attitude to contesting them.

 

Summer 2009 edition of “Branchlines” Fine Gael Members Newsletter November 18, 2021

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The Summer 2009 Edition of “Branchlines” , a newsletter produced for members of Fine Gael.

Many Thanks to the sender

 

Podcast- The Women’s Social and Progressive League November 12, 2021

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The Planning Reform Party "The Others" The Alan Kinsella Podcast

Founded by Noel O'Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.
  1. The Planning Reform Party
  2. The United Citizens Party
  3. The Women's Social and Progressive League
  4. The Letterkenny Residents Party
  5. Cumann Poblachta na hÉireann -Episode 71

The Women’s Social and Progressive League was a women’s organisation founded in Ireland in 1937 by Hanna Sheehy Skeffington. It was committed to opposing the 1937 constitution of Ireland and any regressive consequences it would entail; the organisation opposed articles 40, 41, and 45 concerning the status of women. In the 1943 General Election Hanna Sheehy Skeffington stood as an Independent backed by The Women’s Social and Progressive League.

 

Podcast-The Letterkenny Residents Party November 5, 2021

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The Planning Reform Party "The Others" The Alan Kinsella Podcast

Founded by Noel O'Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.
  1. The Planning Reform Party
  2. The United Citizens Party
  3. The Women's Social and Progressive League
  4. The Letterkenny Residents Party
  5. Cumann Poblachta na hÉireann -Episode 71

One of the smallest registered parties, The Letterkenny Residents Party were founded in 2008, contested the Letterkenny Town ouncil Elections in 2009 and the Letterkenny/Milford area in the 2014 Local Elections. Tom Crossan was elected to Letterkenny Town Council in 2009.

 

“The Case for Establishing A Nationwide Hallowe’en Festival in Ireland” from Catherine Murphy in 2013 October 28, 2021

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A 17 page document “The Case for Establishing A Nationwide Hallowe’en Festival in Ireland” produced by Catherine Murphy in 2013. Many thanks to the sender.

 

The Clár for the 1993 Republican Sinn Féin Ard Fheis October 27, 2021

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The Clár for the 1993 Republican Sinn Féin Ard Fheis

 

Podcast -The Taxation Justice Alliance October 22, 2021

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The Planning Reform Party "The Others" The Alan Kinsella Podcast

Founded by Noel O'Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.
  1. The Planning Reform Party
  2. The United Citizens Party
  3. The Women's Social and Progressive League
  4. The Letterkenny Residents Party
  5. Cumann Poblachta na hÉireann -Episode 71

Growing from the Anti Water Charges movement in the mid 90’s, The Taxation Justice Alliance included The Socialist Party, Seamus Healy, Paddy Mulcahy and Owen Poole and contested the 1997 General Election. Aside from being anti Service Charges, it wanted a fairer tax system for PAYE workers, changes to allowances and the wealthy to be taxed more.

 

Podcast – Independent ex Fianna Fáil candidates in the 1937 General Election October 15, 2021


The Planning Reform Party "The Others" The Alan Kinsella Podcast

Founded by Noel O'Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.
  1. The Planning Reform Party
  2. The United Citizens Party
  3. The Women's Social and Progressive League
  4. The Letterkenny Residents Party
  5. Cumann Poblachta na hÉireann -Episode 71

In the 1937 General Election there were seven candidates running as Independents that had left Fianna Fáil in the previous six months. Three were outgoing TD’s. Some had been selected at a Selection Convention but rejected by The National Executive, others rejected at a Convention and others had left the party in a disagreement over policy.

 

Podcast- Youth Defence and the 1992 General Election October 8, 2021

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The Planning Reform Party "The Others" The Alan Kinsella Podcast

Founded by Noel O'Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.
  1. The Planning Reform Party
  2. The United Citizens Party
  3. The Women's Social and Progressive League
  4. The Letterkenny Residents Party
  5. Cumann Poblachta na hÉireann -Episode 71

A look at the Youth Defence Campaign in and leading up to the 1992 General Election, which was held on the same day as three Abortion Referenda

 

Podcast – Franklin Dee October 1, 2021

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The Planning Reform Party "The Others" The Alan Kinsella Podcast

Founded by Noel O'Gara, The Planning Reform Party stood in 4 constituencies in the 2007 General Election and also in the 2009 Dublin South By-Election. The Party objected to the planning system.
  1. The Planning Reform Party
  2. The United Citizens Party
  3. The Women's Social and Progressive League
  4. The Letterkenny Residents Party
  5. Cumann Poblachta na hÉireann -Episode 71

A look at the 1979 Local Elections Campaign of DJ Franklin Dee who ran in Navan UDC and for Meath Co. Council. Has a bit of a twist in it and a brief look at Show business and politics.

 

Programme for The Iubhaile Órga Fianna Fáil concert in the RDS 1976 September 27, 2021

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A Souvenir Programme produced for the Fianna Fáil Golden Jubilee Concert held in the RDS on the 22nd of May 1976. Many thanks to the sender.

 

 
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