ABOUT THIS PODCAST

English
United States
5 episodes
since Nov. 14, 2018

LATEST EPISODE

Welcome back to Hidden Histories of the Northern Ireland Troubles. It has been a long six months since the last episode was released. I apologise for the silence, but other things - day to day life mainly - took over. In the past few weeks I decided to resurrect HH and set up a GoFundMe page https://www.gofundme.com/hidden-histories-of-the-northern-ireland-troubles People have been extremely generous with their contributions and I have been able to renew a full subscription for SoundCloud and cover some travel costs for future episodes. I have big plans for the podcast and the first couple of episodes I have confirmed for the next series (well, the first proper series) are very exciting. I have decided to release part of an interview I conducted in my home in September 2013 with the late and sadly missed Henry Sinnerton. Henry was a fantastic educationalist who wrote the biography of David Ervine, 'Uncharted Waters'. In 2013 Henry talked to me about teaching in Orangefield Boys' Secondary in East Belfast during the period when the Tartan gangs emerged. He also described the effect of the UWC strike in May 1974 on his ability to get to work. This special interim episode is dedicated to Henry and also to Lyra McKee. Lyra was scheduled to me my sixth guest before she was cruelly murdered in April. *Excerpt of 'Correct Your Fireside Manner' by Ruefrex included at beginning of episode as theme (with permission of Paul Burgess)

PREVIOUS EPISODES

You have seen all episodes of this podcast
Disclaimer: The podcast and artwork embedded on this page are from Gareth Mulvenna, which is the property of its owner and not affiliated with or endorsed by Listen Notes, Inc.

CLAIM THIS PODCAST

Why to claim podcasts?

If you are a podcaster, the best way to manage your podcasts on Listen Notes is by claiming your Listen Notes podcast pages. It is a great, free way to engage the podcast community and increase the visibility of your podcasts.
After claiming your Listen Notes podcast pages, you will be able to:
Manually refresh the RSS feed to sync up
Get a verified badge (
Claimed
) alongside with your podcast name on Listen Notes
Post classified ads for sponsorship, guests, co-hosts, cross-promotion...
Coming soon:
Self-service promotion on Listen Notes
Use speech-to-text techniques to transcribe your show and edit transcripts
Improve the presence of your podcasts, e.g., self served podcaster interview...
Respond to listener comments on Listen Notes
Track your podcast stats on Listen Notes, e.g., listens, page views...
Manage episodes

EDIT

Thank you for helping to keep the podcast database up to date.