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Easter lily lock-up

THE administration of Maghaberry Prison has been condemned for putting republican prisoners under 24-hour lock-up over the Easter weekend for refusing to remove their Easter lilies. A spokesperson for the Family and Friends of Republican Prisoners Maghaberry group claim the prisoners were locked up on

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Thousands remember Easter dead

THOUSANDS of republicans from across Belfast and further afield turned out to remember their dead in a series of Easter parades and commemorations over the weekend. Large crowds lined the Falls Road, where children waved tricolours, to welcome the main National Graves Association Parade on Easter Sunday. The largest of all the parades, the annual  Milltown

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From flying columns to flying visits – Easter Week approaches

With visitors expected to flock into West Belfast ahead of of the annual Easter commemoration, the Andersonstown

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