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#1988

# 1988 - Saturday 29 December, 2018

The 1988 closedown: How a legal loophole led to an explosion in Irish pirate radio
# 30 Years On
# 30 Years On

The 1988 closedown: How a legal loophole led to an explosion in Irish pirate radio

Dec 29th 2018, 10:00 PM 21,717 Views 36 Comments

“You had grown up guys, some crying”: Remembering the night the pirates called it a day.

Charlie Haughey was urged to pressure 'British arrogance' over Birmingham Six and Guildford Four
# State Papers
# State Papers

Charlie Haughey was urged to pressure 'British arrogance' over Birmingham Six and Guildford Four

Dec 29th 2018, 9:30 AM 11,625 Views 14 Comments

The convictions of the nine men and one women were ultimately quashed.

# 1988 - Friday 25 August, 2017

Charles Haughey asked Britain not to fly three IRA bodies through Dublin in 1988
# 1988
# 1988

Charles Haughey asked Britain not to fly three IRA bodies through Dublin in 1988

Aug 25th 2017, 3:11 PM 29,435 Views 91 Comments

The Taoiseach “made it clear that he would not admit to this request in public,” new documents show.

# 1988 - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Syndicate playing same Lotto numbers for 27 years wins €5.9 million
# Fancy That
# Fancy That

Syndicate playing same Lotto numbers for 27 years wins €5.9 million

Jun 2nd 2015, 4:14 PM 27,565 Views 16 Comments

The group of seven will each take home €842,994.

# 1988 - Saturday 21 December, 2013

Lockerbie bombing victims remembered on 25th anniversary
# 1988
# 1988

Lockerbie bombing victims remembered on 25th anniversary

Dec 21st 2013, 2:43 PM 8,031 Views 17 Comments

“You have shown that terrorist acts cannot crush the human spirit. That is why terrorism will never prevail.”

# 1988 - Tuesday 18 June, 2013

It’s the 25th anniversary of Wim Kieft’s bizarre goal against Ireland
# Dutch Luck
From The42
# Dutch Luck

It’s the 25th anniversary of Wim Kieft’s bizarre goal against Ireland

Jun 18th 2013, 4:15 PM 5,079 Views 4 Comments

We caught up with a famous Dutch supporter who was at the Euro ’88 match in Gelsenkirchen.

# 1988 - Wednesday 10 April, 2013

9 things that are as old as Haley Joel Osment
# I See Dead People
From The Daily Edge
# I See Dead People

9 things that are as old as Haley Joel Osment

Apr 10th 2013, 10:30 PM 19,048 Views 44 Comments

The creepy kid from The Sixth Sense is 25 today.

# 1988 - Thursday 28 February, 2013

Retro video alert! Homestead strawberry jam anyone?
# Brings Value Home
From The Daily Edge
# Brings Value Home

Retro video alert! Homestead strawberry jam anyone?

Feb 28th 2013, 11:00 PM 3,680 Views 6 Comments

Okay Mrs Maguire?

# 1988 - Thursday 10 January, 2013

Woman charged over 1988 death of Christopher Payne
# Charged
# Charged

Woman charged over 1988 death of Christopher Payne

Jan 10th 2013, 9:57 PM 14,903 Views 0 Comments

The suspect was arrested in England today.

# 1988 - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Sports Film of the Week: 9.79'
# Reel Stories
From The42
# Reel Stories

Sports Film of the Week: 9.79'

Jan 6th 2013, 10:29 PM 2,256 Views 1 Comment

Remember Ben Johnson’s world record breaking gold medal in ’88? Not for long.

# 1988 - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

WATCH: Take a video tour of Dublin in 1988
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

WATCH: Take a video tour of Dublin in 1988

Jan 31st 2012, 4:28 PM 12,638 Views 35 Comments

Lots has changed in the last 24 years…