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# blue-plaque - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Dublin Castle to reenact moment an Irish suffragette smashed its windows

Next Tuesday will mark 100 years since legislation was passed that would give women the right to vote.

# blue-plaque - Saturday 27 January, 2018

Dublin Castle could get a blue plaque where an Irish suffragette smashed a window

Dublin City Council are to make a decision on the proposal submitted by Hanna Sheehy Skeffington’s granddaughter by the end of the month.

# blue-plaque - Monday 7 October, 2013

Plaque honouring inspirational former slave unveiled in Waterford

Frederick Douglass was a former slave and abolitionist who gave a number of speeches about human rights in Ireland in the 1800s.