Monthly Archives: March 2016


There is a fantastic free eBook available from the folks behind the 1916 Easter Rising 100 year commemoration website – Ireland.ie   Entitled “1916 Portraits and Lives”, the illustrated book contains 42 biographies of select figures from the Rising and their important roles in shaping Irish history, From 11th March to […]

Free 1916 Rising eBook





Irish Gaelic orthography – or the way words in the language are written and spelled – has not always had the current Latin (Roman) standard typeface that we are used to with English, French and so on. In earlier times, up to the mid 19th century, Irish Gaelic was written in a […]

Irish Gaelic orthography