Patricia McBride: How my family experienced partition through the newspaper business

The wedding of my grandparents Nora Mac Adam and PT O’Hare at the Longtower Church, Derry. Pa Mac Adam is seated second from right, Eily Mac Adam is standing second from left.
Patricia MacBride
In the 1880s, Donegal was one of the most economically depressed counties in Ireland. At that time, the only newspaper in the county was The Donegal Independent, an organ of the ascendancy class. A[...]

It's time to subscribe and see everything


Enjoy reading the Irish News?

Subscribe now to get full access