War of Independence in Colour

British soldiers check a train in Kerry: in @irelandincolour, Professor John Breslin allows us to reimagine the past by adding colour to black and white photos. Compare the colour and original versions with this interactive presentationhttps://t.co/53GiFuu60q — RTÉ (@rte) July 18, 2020

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RTÉ Irish War of Independence Series

Our Irish War of Independence series is being repeated on Tuesday evenings, starting tonight, 10PM on Radio 1.This week: How Dáil Éireann set about building & financing a new Republic, & how the government emphasised its legitimacy through the new institution of the Dáil Courts. pic.twitter.com/sAFs1A0Qjc — RTE History Show (@RTEHistoryShow) July 7, 2020

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Hawks and Doves

Hawks and Doves: The Crown and Ireland's War of Independence airs on RTE One tomorrow and draws on the "enemy files" to explore Britain's view of the War of Independence. As Fearghal McGarry explains, the "view from the barracks" was very different. https://t.co/r3VHnWwKa6 — RTE History Show (@RTEHistoryShow) June 16, 2020

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