# history - Today’s News
We asked you to tell us about your mams – here’s what you told us.
# history - Saturday 23 May, 2015
Ireland said yes!
It’s 62% FOR and 38% AGAINST – as Ireland gives a big YES to same-sex marriage.
We want to hear from you.
# history - Sunday 17 May, 2015
So much history, all around us.
# history - Tuesday 12 May, 2015
We look back on one of the most legendary games in the history of European rugby.
# history - Monday 11 May, 2015
Ah Snoop. No, Snoop.
# history - Friday 8 May, 2015
The Galway woman was “the first lady to obtain the degree of Bachelor of Engineering in the UK”, graduating with first class honours in 1906.
# history - Saturday 2 May, 2015
The galacticos became the first team to ever win three straight European Cups.
# history - Friday 1 May, 2015
Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores two of Ireland’s most beautiful castles – Emo Court in Laois and Trim Castle in Meath.
# history - Thursday 30 April, 2015
Leighton Baines, William Gallas and Julian Dicks also feature on the list.
# history - Tuesday 28 April, 2015
The Great South Wall is celebrating 300 years.
# history - Sunday 26 April, 2015
MY EYES. MY EYES.
# history - Wednesday 22 April, 2015
A closer look at the women cryptographers who were instrumental in the Allied war effort against the Nazis.
# history - Sunday 19 April, 2015
9.02 am, Wednesday 19 April, 1995.
The Northern Irishman believes that only Manchester United sit on par with the Reds, suggesting that Raheem Sterling would be taking a step down if he left Anfield.
# history - Friday 17 April, 2015
Archaeologist Neil Jackman explores two of Ireland’s most intriguing ancient sites – the Caves of Keash and Dun Aonghasa.
# history - Thursday 16 April, 2015
Dromore Mill has wet rooms and a bootroom. Say no more.
# history - Saturday 4 April, 2015
St Patrick’s Institution started in Co Tipperary – and was once condemned by Fr Edward Flanagan of ‘Boys’ Town’ fame.
Fancy stretching the legs over the Easter weekend? Archaeologist Neil Jackman has more suggestions for great historical sites to visit around the island of Ireland.
# history - Wednesday 1 April, 2015
We take a trip down memory lane to recall the westerners’ past efforts in the Challenge Cup.
# history - Sunday 29 March, 2015
The precursor to the CIA commissioned a 229-page report into the German leader.
# history - Sunday 22 March, 2015
That was three decades ago. In the last century.
# history - Monday 16 March, 2015
Documents and archaeological evidence paint a picture of the man behind the legend.
# history - Saturday 14 March, 2015
You can find 150 years of history on the streets if you know where to look.
# history - Sunday 8 March, 2015
Blue doesn’t even exist for everyone.
# history - Saturday 7 March, 2015
St Canice’s Cathedral – and its fantastically-preserved round tower – is a jewel in the centre of medieval Kilkenny.
# history - Sunday 22 February, 2015
Nothing prepared me for the unearthing this tale of witchcraft, lust and horror, set in 18th century Co Mayo.
# history - Saturday 21 February, 2015
Archaeologist Neil Jackman finds medieval magic in Limerick and a splendid demesne in Derry.
# history - Tuesday 10 February, 2015
You like old pubs? We’ve got old, old pubs.
# history - Wednesday 4 February, 2015
It’s handy to refer back to, but what if there are certain things you want to remove?
# history - Wednesday 28 January, 2015
Love your unique self.
# history - Sunday 25 January, 2015
Detectives hunting the mysterious disappearance of Amelia Earhart have travelled to a remote Pacific island
Earhart disappeared in 1937 while attempting to circumnavigate the world.
# history - Sunday 18 January, 2015
Artist Pamela de Brí found lots of interesting people and places during her trip.
# history - Saturday 17 January, 2015
Eileen Gray was known for her pioneering work within architecture’s Modern Movement.
# history - Friday 16 January, 2015
IRFU match official Helen O’Reilly takes charge of her first Ulster Bank League clash.
# history - Wednesday 7 January, 2015
The market was opened in the early 1900s.
Clue: old stuff.
# history - Tuesday 6 January, 2015
The capsule from Samuel Adams is believed to contain old coins and documents.
# history - Monday 5 January, 2015
Until now, the name of Khentakawess had been unknown.
# history - Friday 2 January, 2015
Niall Henry went on to found Blue Raincoat Theatre.