Republican News · Thursday 19 November 1998

[An Phoblacht]

BUDGET MARCH/RALLY: Share the Wealth NOW, Budget `99 Campaign on Poverty and Inequality. Assemble Customs House to arrive at Leinster House, Kildare Street, DUBLIN at 1pm Thursday 19 November. All welcome

1798 COMMEMORATION: 200th anniversary of the death of Wolfe Tone. Assemble 2.30pm Saturday 21 November, National Monument, Grand Parade, CORK. Oration by Con Murphy, former Uachtarán GAA. Parade of Pikewomen and Pikewomen. Fáilte roimh each

BOOK LAUNCH: Launch of Defenders by Tyrone republican Gerry McGeogh. 7.30pm Friday 20 November, The Spyder's Web bar, Market Square, MONAGHAN TOWN, County Monaghan. Launch conducted by Danny Morrison and Pat McCabe

SF TRIP: From Rathfarnham to Wicklow. Departs 12.30pm Saturday 21 November, County Club, CHURCHTOWN, County Dublin

REPUBLICAN COMMEMORATION: Annual Eddie Carmody commemoration. Assemble 8pm sharp Sunday 22 November, BALLYLONGFORD, County Kerry and march to memorial. Speaker: Cyril McCurtain

REPUBLICAN COMMEMORATION: Assemble 1.45pm Sunday 22 November, Shangana Cemetery, SHANKILLL, County Dublin

PUB QUIZ: Proceeds to Central American Relief Appeal and the Zapatista Shortwave Radio Project. 8pm Thursday 26 November, Teachers' Club, Parnell Square, DUBLIN. 12 per table of 4. Organised by the Irish Mexico Group & The Latin America Solidarity Centre

UNITED IRISHMEN COMMEMORATION: Bi-Centennial of the United Irishmen of 1798. 8pm till late Friday 27 November, Old White Horse, 261 Brixton Road, LONDON, England. Narration and song, followed by ballads by Banna Strand; Public Meeting: 2pm Sunday 28 November, Camden Irish Centre. Speakers: Breandán Mac Cionnaith, Ruth Taillon (author) and Mark McGovern (lecturer). Tel 0181 442 8778. Organised by the Wolfe Tone Society

WOMEN'S TRIBUNAL: Women As Human Rights Defenders. Wednesday 2 December, Irish Film Centre, Eustace Street, Temple Bar, DUBLIN. Booking is essential. All welcome. Organised by the Women's Human Right's Campaign. Further info from Niamh Wilson/Teresa O'Donnell, Women's Aid, PO Box 791, Dublin. Tel 01 87453302, fax 01 8745525, E mail:

REPUBLICAN COMMEMORATION: Annual Charlie Kerins commemoration. Assemble 8pm Friday 4 December, the Pikeman, Denny Street, TRALEE, County Kerry and march to Republican Memorial, Strand Road. Speaker: Martin Ferris

POW FUNCTION: 8pm Friday 4 December, Blakes Tavern, BLANCHARDSTOWN, County Dublin. Táille 4. Music by the Irish Brigade

MARCH AND RALLY: Disband the RUC. Assemble 2pm Saturday 5 December, DUNGANNON, County Tyrone

WELCOME-HOME FUNCTION: For recently-released England POW Mick O'Brien. Saturday 5 December, The Noggin Inn, SALLYNOGGIN, County Dublin. Prominent speaker in attendance

COMMUNITIES OF RESISTANCE FESTIVAL: TAL presents British Premiere of War and Peace in Ireland. Introduced by its internationally-acclaimed Irish-American director Arthur McCaig (Patriot Games and Irish Ways). 2.15pm Saturday 12 December, Rio Cinema, 103 Kingsland High Road, Dalston, Hackney, LONDON, England. Adm 5, concessions 3.50

REPUBLICAN CALENDAR: A republican calendar has been produced for 1999. It is of the highest quality and is in full colour, depicting events over the past 30 years. Orders can be made through Ciarán Heaphey, 58 Parnell Square, Dublin, tel 8733611.

THE AHERN/CROWLEY RFB meets for practice every Sunday at 4pm in the SF office, 136 Barrack Street, Cork. New member very welcome

BANDS for republican events, marches, functions and rallies contact The West of Scotland Band Alliance, PO Box 25 1353 Dunbarton Road, Glasgow G14 9VZ. Bands include Voluneers Billy Reid, Pollok/Thornliebank Young Blantyre, James Connolly, Volunteers Tom Williams, Volunteers Kieran Doherty and Martin Doherty Republican Flute Bands can be contacted at the above address

Manhattan No.1, Glasgow Celtic Supporters' Club, `The New York Fenian Bhoys', will be showing the Celtic vs Rangers game, 21 November, LIVE in Rocky Sullivans bar, 129 Lexington Avenue, (between 28 and 29 St), New York, USA. Kick-off is 10am. If you want to hear the Celtic sing in the Big Apple this is one club were you won't be gagged!!

Joe McDonnell Cumann, Blanchardstown Lotto Draw
12 November: Nos 2,6,10. No winner. 10 winners: Tony Malone, John Losty, Tina Ward, Paddy Nac, PJ Noonan. Next week's jackpot 1,000.

Nth Louth SF Lotto
Winning nos 1,8,11,19. No overall winner. 2 runners up 3 nos. B Kelly, Muirhevnamor; G Conway, Quay Street. Next jackpot 750.

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