Muintir na Tíre, Fr John Hayes and Northern Ireland: ‘Names and flags avail nothing’

By |2023-07-25T09:46:22+00:00July 25th, 2023|Categories: Blog, Featured on homepage|Tags: , , |

FOR nine decades the Irish social movement Muintir na Tíre (Irish for 'People of the Land') has been embedded in rural communities across the 26 counties. The organisation, founded by Limerick-born priest, Fr John Hayes, played a significant role in periods of the Irish state's social life in the 20th century. Its leading role in rural [...]