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# margaret-thatcher - Thursday 5 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pictures: The Iron Lady premiere Margaret Thatcher This post contains images

In pictures: The Iron Lady premiere

Featuring Meryl Streep, Jeremy Hunt and a blue carpet. Maggie herself wasn’t there.

# margaret-thatcher - Friday 30 December, 2011

In pictures: State papers reveal new details about hunger strikes and Stardust State Papers This post contains images

In pictures: State papers reveal new details about hunger strikes and Stardust

Gaddafi’s intervention in the hunger strikes, Thatcher’s concessions and an advisor to Charlie Haughey who wasn’t best pleased with the state broadcaster. All revealed today…

Archives show Bobby Sands "offered to end hunger strike"

New documents released under the 30-year rule give an insight into some previously unknown occurrences in 1981, such as Bobby Sands allegedly offering to suspend his hunger strike.

# margaret-thatcher - Friday 23 December, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday

In tonight’s Fix: Fears over superstore plans; the mystery of the space ball; and how Christmas movies might have been.

# margaret-thatcher - Wednesday 20 July, 2011

Sinn Féin pulls 'Thatcher's grave' t-shirt from online store

A t-shirt showing silhouettes dancing at the Iron Lady’s grave is withdrawn, after being slammed by Unionist politicians.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things to know this morning: fears of more abuse victims in Donegal, Vatican denies telling Bishops to keep quiet on Cloyne, and the controversial t-shirt removed from a Sinn Féin website…

# margaret-thatcher - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Thatcher told that Haughey may have been "Ireland's answer to JR"

Robert Haydon,who was the UK’s ambassador to Ireland in 1980, warned Margaret Thatcher that Haughey was a “wily” man and “no friend of ours” according to newly-released documents.

# margaret-thatcher - Friday 11 February, 2011

Cardinal Rules Part 11: On being appy with His lot

The (not) Primate of All Ireland gets to grips with digital confessing – and on the miraculous apparition of a Messianic-like figure who may or may not be Enda Kenny.