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#margaretta d'arcy

# margaretta-darcy - Friday 3 November, 2017

Margaretta D'Arcy tried to perform a 'citizen's arrest' of AIB bosses over the tracker scandal

D’Arcy – who has a history of taking part in high-profile campaigns and activism – took to the stage at the EGM today.

# margaretta-darcy - Saturday 28 May, 2016

Margaretta D'Arcy's secret to an interesting life: keep things fun (and avoid meetings)

Approaching her 82nd birthday, D’Arcy shows no signs of slowing down.

# margaretta-darcy - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

Two peace activists arrested on runway at Shannon Airport

The men were arrested for a suspected security breach.

# margaretta-darcy - Friday 20 February, 2015

Sabina's friend has no problem supporting man who called Michael D 'midget'

Margaretta D’Arcy says she’ll campaign for the release of the Dublin Says No protesters. She hasn’t been asked for tea in the Áras recently, she added.

# margaretta-darcy - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Anti-war activist to be arrested and jailed for Shannon Airport protest

Niall Farrell was convicted along with Margaretta D’Arcy last month.

# margaretta-darcy - Friday 18 July, 2014

Margaretta D'Arcy to be released from Limerick Prison

The 80-year-old anti-war activist had refused to sign a bond saying she would act lawfully and stay out of unauthorised zones in Shannon Airport.

# margaretta-darcy - Saturday 12 July, 2014

Jailed peace campaigner Margaretta D'Arcy refusing food

The 80-year-old was sent back to prison on Wednesday for refusing to sign a bond saying she wouldn’t enter Shannon Airport.

# margaretta-darcy - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Margaretta D'Arcy has been jailed again for refusing to sign a bond

The elderly peace activist has been returned to prison for refusing to comply with judge’s order.

# margaretta-darcy - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Mars, Luiz Suarez, and property prices: The week in numbers

Plus: What was the average temperature around the world last month?

# margaretta-darcy - Wednesday 25 June, 2014

80-year-old activist Margaretta D'Arcy given two week sentence in court for Shannon protest

D’Arcy was ordered to sign a bond promising not to trespass at Shannon Airport – but she may not sign it.

# margaretta-darcy - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

"We are now a blood-ridden country": Margaretta D'Arcy rounds on TDs over Shannon...

Some of them looked pretty stunned at the tirade…

# margaretta-darcy - Sunday 23 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Margaretta D'Arcy appeared on the Saturday Night Show in her orange prison jumpsuit Telly

# margaretta-darcy - Saturday 22 March, 2014

"If that's the way the cookie crumbles": Margaretta D'Arcy says she'll go back to prison if she has to

The veteran peace activist was released from Mountjoy women’s prison this morning. She’s due back before the courts on a separate charge in three month’s time.

From prison to the Saturday Night Show...Margaretta D'Arcy to be released today

The 79-year-old will be freed from the Dóchas Centre at Mountjoy Prison at 10.30am this morning.

# margaretta-darcy - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Margaretta D'Arcy to be released from prison in ten days

However the 79-year-old campaigner will be back in court in June over charges relating to another protest at Shannon Airport.

# margaretta-darcy - Friday 14 February, 2014

Margaretta D'Arcy moved to Mountjoy's Dóchas Centre

The peace activist is serving a three month sentence for refusing to stay out of unauthorised zones at Shannon Airport.

# margaretta-darcy - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

Margaretta D'Arcy will get a prison visit from Gerry Adams today

The 79-year-old anti-war campaigner is spending three months in prison for refusing to stay out of unauthorised zones at Shannon Airport.

# margaretta-darcy - Sunday 9 February, 2014

Margaretta D’Arcy is in prison but activists continue to protest at Shannon Airport

A demonstration is planned for later today.

# margaretta-darcy - Monday 3 February, 2014

Protest rally in solidarity with Margaretta D’Arcy to be held this weekend

The peace rally is being held in Shannon in opposition to the US military use of the airport.

# margaretta-darcy - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Column: Peacemakers like Margaretta D’Arcy uphold the greater moral law

Margaretta, in her peaceful act of civil disobedience, was seeking to highlight our own government’s failure to uphold both Irish and international law. We should applaud her courage, writes Joe Murray.

# margaretta-darcy - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Margaretta D'Arcy "in good spirits" in prison

D’Arcy, who is receiving treatment for cancer, has already been in Limerick Prison for 10 days.

# margaretta-darcy - Tuesday 21 January, 2014

"Nobody is above the rule of the law" - Shatter on Margaretta D'Arcy

A group of TDs tonight called for the release of the 79-year-old campaigner, but the Justice Minister says it is not up to him to interfere with the judiciary.

# margaretta-darcy - Friday 17 January, 2014

Protest being held condemning the jailing of Margaretta D’Arcy

The 79-year-old woman was jailed for three months for trespassing on the runway at Shannon Airport.