The UVF Cavalry

July 15, 2013 Quincey 0

The Ulster Volunteer Force that owed its origins to wide-scale mobilisation in the years prior to the third Home Rule Bill, and then official constitution in …….

North Antrim Volunteers

July 3, 2013 Quincey 2

Given its status as Ulster’s most Protestant and Unionist County, it would come as no suprise that the campaign and organisation against Home Rule within Antrim’s …….

The women of the UVF

June 21, 2013 Quincey 2

The period of the third Home Rule bill was a turbulent one throughout the United Kingdom. It is somewhat ironic however that in Ireland during 1914 …….

The Dublin ‘UVF’

June 18, 2013 Quincey 1

The story of militant anti- Home Rule Irish Unionism in Munster, Leinster and Connacht during the Home Rule Crisis has largely been one that has remained …….

A Force for Ulster

June 16, 2013 Quincey 0

Since the very first home Rule Bill of 1886 Unionism had been drilling and arming itself, indeed several County Armagh Unionists were unsuccessfully prosecuted for the …….