Its editorial director, Douglas Stallings, responded to my inquiry with a mixture of doublespeak, corporate defensiveness and one important fact, namely that “the description of the murals has appeared in the print edition of Fodor’s Essential Ireland through several editions with no complaints”. He was 27. Mural depicts a final salute over one of the coffins. https://www.alamy.com/bobby-sands-mural-on-the-falls-roadbelfast-city-northern-ireland-image259888726.html, Mural 'The New Lodge Six. Tipperary TD Browne, who is an Oireachtas Committee chairman, stressed that the party shouldn't be apologising for what he deemed to be their "core beliefs". Political mural depicting the funeral of IRA volunteer Bobby Sands Sands, who was also the MP for Fermanagh South Tyrone, was buried on 7th May 1981 at Milltown Cemetery, West Belfast. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-in-east-belfast-showing-nine-murdered-republicans-armed-portraits-29950214.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-a-nationalist-mural-in-ardoyne-belfast-northern-ireland-55035869.html, Political Mural in Belfast, Northern Ireland, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-political-mural-in-belfast-northern-ireland-32202933.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-bobby-sands-mural-belfast-number-3050-43581799.html, reinactors dressed as an old IRA flying column stand in front of the Fianna Eireann mural on Easter Sunday at the Easter Rising, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-reinactors-dressed-as-an-old-ira-flying-column-stand-in-front-of-the-23593174.html, Mural of Bobby Sands with children sitting on stones, West Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom, https://www.alamy.com/mural-of-bobby-sands-with-children-sitting-on-stones-west-belfast-county-antrim-northern-ireland-united-kingdom-image366778797.html. Irish republicanwall-paintings started in the late 1970s and can be seen in particular as a visual display of a social movement, which was radicalized after the I… The Belfast Peace Wall Murals. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-irish-hunger-striker-mural-on-belfasts-international-wall-on-the-falls-93078179.html, Republican/Nationalist mural on Divis Street/Falls Road. They celebrate the richness of Irish culture and language. This political mural (above) remembers the 30th anniversary of Sand’s death. Mural of the hunger-striker Bobby Sands on Falls Road, West Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. It’s been 20 years since the troubles officially ended in Belfast but the divisions in the capital of Northern Ireland are still clear for everyone to see, as you’ll soon realise if you visit the Peace Wall yourself. $157.49 per adult. This was new to us. PARAMILITARIES RISE IN NORTHERN IRELAND. Alamy and its logo are trademarks of Alamy Ltd. and are registered in certain countries. A Belfast-based BBC reporter, Chris Lindsay, was casually reading a guidebook on a Singapore Airlines flight when he came across an item about the murals in the city where he works. In 1908 Ulster loyalists started to portray William of Orange on a white horse in order to strengthen the Orange identity of Ulster Protestants. Here’s the doublespeak. We were 2 couples from London and our guide Joe McCullogh was very friendly and welcoming. Two Dirty Boys Stand in Front of Ira Graffiti in Northern Ireland Final Dimensions (width x height): 18" x 24" This photographic print is digitally printed on archival photographic paper resulting in vivid, pure color and exceptional detail that is suitable for museum or gallery display. A nationalist mural in Ardoyne, Belfast, Northern Ireland. Northern Ireland, Ulster, county Antrim, Belfast, west Belfast, case Road, 'Bobby Sand' Mural, mural painting, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-northern-ireland-ulster-county-antrim-belfast-west-belfast-case-road-140606106.html, https://www.alamy.com/belfast-northern-ireland-image387380751.html. See all tours & tickets. Copyright © 14/12/2020 Alamy Ltd. All rights reserved. ROSSBEG / IRELAND - FEBRUARY 20 2020 : Historic painted cottages. (0.16 mi) The Green Room at Crowne Plaza. 1981 Irish Hunger Strike. Mural in Protestant Shankill Road area of Belfast, Northern Ireland. “We did not receive a direct complaint from the person who was offended by our description of the murals … The concerns about the material in question were brought to our attention … via an inquiry from Chris Lindsay.” So, an international publisher decided to delete an item from a guide book because of a single call from reporter who cited “concerns” canvassed from two critics. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-political-mural-of-hunger-striker-francis-hughes-falls-road-west-belfast-71182081.html, Belfast Falls Rd Republican Mural- IRA Volunteer Joe McDonnell, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-belfast-falls-rd-republican-mural-ira-volunteer-joe-mcdonnell-128792696.html, Irish Republican mural at the International Peace Wall, Belfast, https://www.alamy.com/irish-republican-mural-at-the-international-peace-wall-belfast-image63873688.html, Belfast Unionist, Loyalist Mural Bayardo Bar,Aberdeen St, attack slaughter by IRA Brendan McFarlane, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-belfast-unionist-loyalist-mural-bayardo-baraberdeen-st-attack-slaughter-129397235.html, Mural on a gable end in West Belfast, commemorating the Hunger Striker Kevin Kynch, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-on-a-gable-end-in-west-belfast-commemorating-the-hunger-striker-38125914.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-irish-republican-and-hunger-strike-wall-murals-on-northumberland-street-47254852.html, Political murals in Belfast, Northern Ireland, https://www.alamy.com/political-murals-in-belfast-northern-ireland-image218323451.html, hunger striker joe mcdonnell republican wall mural suffolk road west belfast northern ireland, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-hunger-striker-joe-mcdonnell-republican-wall-mural-suffolk-road-west-22541246.html, Everyone Republican. Photograph: Eamonn McCabe/The Guardian. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-loyalist-mural-in-the-lower-shankill-commemorating-william-bucky-mccullough-72462601.html, Republican Easter Rising Mural, Beechmount Avenue and Falls Road junction, West Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-republican-easter-rising-mural-beechmount-avenue-and-falls-road-junction-39252135.html, Belfast Falls Rd Republican Mural- IRA Volunteer Sean McCaughey, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-belfast-falls-rd-republican-mural-ira-volunteer-sean-mccaughey-128792685.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-the-new-lodge-six-time-for-the-truth-in-new-lodge-belfast-23685547.html, new fianna eireann junior wing of the IRA wall mural in belfast painted for the 1916 easter rising commemoration on beechmount, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-new-fianna-eireann-junior-wing-of-the-ira-wall-mural-in-belfast-painted-23592363.html, Mural in Belfast 'Common Sense, Beyond the Religious Divide' with John McMichael, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-in-belfast-common-sense-beyond-the-religious-divide-with-john-37732883.html, irish republican and hunger strike wall murals on northumberland street off lower falls road belfast northern ireland uk, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-irish-republican-and-hunger-strike-wall-murals-on-northumberland-street-47254923.html, Mural of King William III in Belfast, Northern Ireland, https://www.alamy.com/mural-of-king-william-iii-in-belfast-northern-ireland-image218323470.html, Mural depicting the shooting of Pearse Jordan by the RUC, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-depicting-the-shooting-of-pearse-jordan-by-the-ruc-38432373.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-ballymurphy-ira-mural-133254268.html. Tribute to RMS Titanic The Belfast Telegraph carried a news story in which a loyalist spokesman was quoted as condemning the guide’s comments as sectarian. United Kingdom. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-republican-mural-commemorating-the-hunger-strike-falls-road-belfast-175099101.html. He or she contended that loyalist murals “resemble war comics without the humour” while the republican ones “often aspire to the heights of Sistine Chapel-lite”. Item #6835355 Woman of The Irish Republican Army. He was a member of the IRA who died on hunger strike in the Maze, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-dedicated-to-the-republican-hunger-striker-bobby-sands-he-was-95031836.html. For the next 60 years the bulk of the murals on the streets of Belfast and other northern towns ritualistically displayed King Billy on his white horse, the victorious general and the bedrock of Protestant ‘freedom, religion and laws’ in Ireland. www.osf.ie', https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-republicannationalist-mural-on-divis-streetfalls-road-no-welcome-4-20736310.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-political-mural-in-belfast-northern-ireland-32203254.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-ballymurphy-local-republican-mural-133254264.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-a-political-mural-painted-on-a-wall-in-belfast-northern-ireland-shows-59941491.html. Quick View. It was one academic and one commentator. Mural with the slogan 'St James's Support the Hunger Strikers' in the Republican/nationalist area of Falls Road, West Belfast, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-with-the-slogan-st-jamess-support-the-hunger-strikers-in-the-25344871.html. By contrast, murals in nationalist areas featured “themes of freedom from oppression, and a rising nationalist confidence that romantically and surreally mix and match images from the Book of Kells, the Celtic mist mock-heroic posters of the Irish artist Jim Fitzpatrick, assorted phoenixes rising from the ashes and revolutionaries clad in splendidly idiosyncratic sombreros and bandanas from ideological battlegrounds in Mexico and South America”. Sitemap. Sun 23 Jun 2019 09.00 EDT. ... Republican mural with women from IRA, PLO and Swapo, Falls Road, Belfast 1983. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-irish-hunger-strikers-memorial-mural-in-falls-road-area-of-west-belfast-101413042.html, Mural. O ver the weekend, a large mural was … Runs Tuesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., through midsummer. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-proudly-displayed-on-the-side-of-a-house-just-across-the-way-33523451.html, A political mural painted on a wall in Belfast, Northern Ireland shows Booby Sands, the IRA member who died on a hunter strike, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-a-political-mural-painted-on-a-wall-in-belfast-northern-ireland-shows-59958841.html, 2nd August 2013 Belfast, UK. Mural in Cluan Place claiming residents have been intimidated out by IRA/Sinn Fein. Belfast mural tour in a black taxi is a must do if you want to learn about the complicated history of Belfast through unique storytelling. 1 review. A political mural painted on a wall in Belfast, Northern Ireland shows Booby Sands, the IRA member who died on a hunter strike Irish Republican Mural dedicated to 10 Hunger Strikers who died in 1981. Then Newton Emerson, a unionist commentator who has a weekly column in the Dublin-based Irish Times, took the opportunity to denounce the muralists from both communities, arguing that it was time for all the paintings to be erased on the grounds that they lack artistic merit. Also known internationally as the Northern Ireland conflict, it is sometimes described as an "irregular war" or "low-level war". The Bobby Sands Memorial Mural, Painted on the Gable Wall of the Sinn Fein Headquarters Building in the Falls Road Area of West Belfast, Northern Ireland. United Kingdom. Left: This mural in Belfast, Northern Ireland, is dedicated to Bobby Sands, a volunteer for the Provisional Irish Republican Army who became a member of … A tale involving a BBC reporter and a publisher paints a picture of how journalism really works, Last modified on Wed 1 Jul 2020 17.47 BST. In the Irish News, the largest-selling daily serving Northern Ireland, Brian Feeney registered disbelief that this amounted to a story of any consequence because it was blindingly obvious that murals across the religious/political divide are different in tone and content. Between them, the BBC and Fodor’s have fomented a storm without any merit. And, inevitably, do you make stories up? The Troubles (Irish: Na Trioblóidí) was an ethno-nationalist conflict in Northern Ireland during the late 20th century. As far as he was concerned, “the people who complained about Fodor’s accurate description of grim loyalist murals with ‘wall-eyed paramilitaries’ are in denial about the state of their own communities.”. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-the-bobby-sands-memorial-mural-painted-on-the-gable-wall-of-the-sinn-310376950.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-easter-rising-1916-centenary-mural-on-belfast-lower-ormeau-road-104859426.html. Political Mural of hunger-striker Francis Hughes, Falls Road, West Belfast, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. More than 100,000 people lined the route of the funeral procession. Last modified on … View all restaurants near International Mural Wall Divis Street on Tripadvisor. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-republican-mural-commemorating-the-troubles-falls-road-belfast-country-175099111.html, IRA republican mural showing dead volunteers and IRA RPG rocket attack in progress painted in the markets area of belfast, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-ira-republican-mural-showing-dead-volunteers-and-ira-rpg-rocket-attack-23597502.html, Mural dedicated to Bobby Sands, a volunteer with the Provisional IRA and leader of a hunger strike in 1981 that resulted in his death, Sinn Fein offices, corner of Falls and Sebastopol Roads, Belfast, Northern Island, https://www.alamy.com/mural-dedicated-to-bobby-sands-a-volunteer-with-the-provisional-ira-and-leader-of-a-hunger-strike-in-1981-that-resulted-in-his-death-sinn-fein-offices-corner-of-falls-and-sebastopol-roads-belfast-northern-island-image240183218.html, two young women walk past an IRA paramilitary memorial mural featuring RPG and IRA sniper in the markets area of Belfast, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-two-young-women-walk-past-an-ira-paramilitary-memorial-mural-featuring-16671502.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-belfast-republican-mural-85864366.html, group of young boys walk past an IRA republican mural showing dead volunteers and IRA RPG rocket attack in progress painted, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-group-of-young-boys-walk-past-an-ira-republican-mural-showing-dead-23597646.html. Terms and conditions  ~   Lindsay discovered that the ultimate publisher of the remarks was Fodor’s, the US-based travel guide company. Bobby Sands mural on the Falls Road,Belfast city, Northern Ireland. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-in-tiger-bay-belfast-commemorating-loyalists-who-were-killed-28974571.html, Young child next to Irish Republican mural, west Belfast, Northern Ireland, https://www.alamy.com/young-child-next-to-irish-republican-mural-west-belfast-northern-ireland-image366778894.html, Belfast murals in a republican area, calling on the Derry Republican Tony Taylor to be freed after being returned to prison foll, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-belfast-murals-in-a-republican-area-calling-on-the-derry-republican-105111575.html, https://www.alamy.com/political-murals-in-belfast-northern-ireland-image218323452.html. Given that there is no single, straightforward answer to any of them, especially that contentious last one, I came across an interesting case last week that helps to cast some light on the process – perhaps I should say, mystery – of story-getting. Murals can be described as a mirror of political change, as they have been painted throughout the last century and display all important historic as well as political developments in the scope of unique wall paintings. Convention Court, off Newtownards Road, East Belfast /belfast/CS-Lewis-Mural_144524v. Europe, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-belfast-northern-ireland-united-kingdom-europe-57686491.html. SINN Féin's Martin Browne says the party must stop apologising for the IRA in the wake of the Brian Stanley controversy. If many of Belfast's murals are markers in historic ground, milestones hammered into the unfolding narrative of past troubles, the Peace Walls are something entirely different, functioning as barriers to separate tribe from tribe, neighbour from neighbour, not just in the past but also in the present of today. Undoubtedly Belfast's most famous mural, IRA member Bobby Sands died on hunger strike in 1981 when serving time at Maze/Long Kesh Prison. West Belfast. Bobby Sands mural in the Falls Road (Catholic) neighborhood of West Belfast Sands was an Irish volunteer of the Provisional Irish Republican Army and was the leader of the 1981 hunger strike in which Irish republican prisoners protested against the removal of Special Category Status. Armed portraits of Sean Doyle, Liam McParland and Billy Carson. The tribute to Sands can be seen on the side Sinn Fein headquarters at 49 Falls Road. The guide said: “Recently, Protestant murals have taken on a grimmer air and typical subjects include wall-eyed paramilitaries perpetually standing firm against increasing liberalism, nationalism and all the other -isms Protestants see eroding their stern, bible-driven way of life.”. Irish Hunger Striker Mural on Belfast's International Wall on the Falls Road. Bus Tours in Belfast: Check out 11 reviews and photos of Viator's IRA Troubles Conflict Private Tour Museum Graves Murals and Political Analysis Mural proudly displayed on the side of a house just across the way from Belfast City (George Best) Airport . William (1750-1602) was a Dutch-born Protestant prince who became King of England in 1689. The Bobby Sands mural (on the Sinn Fein head office wall) and Belfast Public library on the Falls Road, Belfast. Part of a Republican mural in Northumberland Street in the Falls Road area of Belfast Northern Ireland. Use of the charge suggests that the police and Britain’s domestic spy agency, MI5, believe they have caught senior members of the Real I.R.A. He was unequivocal in his assessment, telling Lindsay: “I found some of the commentary to be offensive, if not sectarian. Northern Ireland. Divis St. West Belfast. Copyright complaints  ~   Palestine was the subject of the first Northern Irish mural to express solidarity with a foreign struggle: Painted on West Belfast’s Beechmount Avenue in 1982, it showed masked IRA and PLO fighters jointly gripping a Soviet RPG. We will ask our writer to review and, if necessary, rewrite the murals feature, and plan to restore coverage of the murals next year when we publish a new edition of Fodor’s Essential Ireland.”, When it comes to doublespeak, however, the response to my queries about the matter by BBC Ulster takes some beating. Was the differentiation fair? A member of Irish Republican Army (IRA) who died on a hunger strike in 1981 while he was imprisoned. A tribute to their contribution to the Belfast trade and the Northern Irish economy, this mural in West Belfast depicts the female workers of Ross’s Mill. Overview Escape the hustle and bustle of the city, make the most of your visit to Ireland, and explore the Black Mountain ridge trail while in Belfast during this private half-day excursion. A Belfast mural of the IRA hunger-striker Bobby Sands, who died in 1981. The conflict began in the late 1960s and is usually deemed to have ended with the Good Friday Agreement of 1998. First up was Professor Peter Shirlow, head of Irish studies at the University of Liverpool. Welcome to Belfast Murals! Irish Hunger Strikers memorial mural in Falls Road area of West Belfast. Irish Republican Mural dedicated to 10 Hunger Strikers who died in 1981. Continue to 9 of 10 below. Restaurants near International Mural Wall Divis Street: (0.20 mi) ADA Restaurant. Loyalist mural in the Lower Shankill commemorating William 'Bucky' McCullough. Irish Republican Army IRA Private Tour Murals Museum Graves. How do you know a story is a story? So why did Fodor’s indulge in what amounts to self-censorship? In 2014, the book, The Belfast Mural Guide estimated that, in Belfast, there were approximately 300 quality murals on display, with many more in varying degrees of age and decay. As has been said of journalism so often, there is a world of difference between “a story” and the truth. Belfast. It was a BBC reporter who generated that attention. https://www.alamy.com/rossbeg-ireland-february-20-2020-historic-painted-cottages-image345367975.html, Republican Political Mural Belfast Northern Ireland, https://www.alamy.com/republican-political-mural-belfast-northern-ireland-image3329898.html. The murals in Belfast began as far back as 1908 when loyalists would paint King William of Orange as a sign of strength, unity and identity for the protestant community. Murals of Belfast: The story of the ‘Troubles’ as Told by the Wall Murals of Belfast: Opens 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 24. To say there is no difference between the murals in each community is simply to deny reality. Mural calling for a public inquiry for Pat Finucane, a Belfast solicitor who was murdered by loyalists in 1989. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-calling-for-a-public-inquiry-for-pat-finucane-a-belfast-solicitor-38432384.html. One of the most famous political murals in Belfast immortalizes Bobby Sands, a member of the Provisional Irish Republican Army who was jailed and died in prison after a hunger strike which lasted 66 days. He told them what Shirlow and O Connor had said, and was astounded when, within hours, Fodor’s announced that the section on the murals had been taken down from its website and would also be removed from the next print edition of Fodor’s Essential Ireland. Among the questions regularly asked of journalists are these: Where do you get your stories from? Mural in Tiger Bay, Belfast, commemorating loyalists who were killed in the troubles. One of the most famous murals to look out for is that of Bobby Sands on Falls Road. How do stories happen? All bus tours drive … see more. Mural depicts a final salute over one of the coffins. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-easter-rising-1916-centenary-mural-on-belfast-lower-ormeau-road-104859429.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-republican-mural-commemorating-the-hunger-strike-falls-road-belfast-175099079.html, Republican Mural. Malachi O’Doherty weighed in with a Belfast Telegraph piece decrying the guide writer’s comments on the basis that “they repeat an old trope that Protestants are dull-witted, while Catholics are vibrant and imaginative”. A dissident republican mural and pro-IRA graffiti that has appeared in north Belfast has been condemned. 'No welcome 4 RIR/UDR Murderers. Northern Ireland, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-murals-on-the-international-wall-divis-st-west-belfast-northern-ireland-104984279.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-a-political-mural-painted-on-a-wall-in-belfast-northern-ireland-shows-59941956.html, International Peace Wall,Cupar Way,West Belfast , Northern Ireland, UK, https://www.alamy.com/international-peace-wallcupar-waywest-belfast-northern-ireland-uk-image259889054.html, BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - FEB 9, 2013: Mural in Glenalina Road containing five portraits of the IRA members commemorated in Belfast, Northern Irelan, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-belfast-northern-ireland-feb-9-2013-mural-in-glenalina-road-containing-133220249.html, Bobby Sands Mural on the falls Road outside the sinn Fein Offices, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-bobby-sands-mural-on-the-falls-road-outside-the-sinn-fein-offices-139626481.html. The women and children brought with them groceries for the locals … https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-bobby-sands-mural-on-the-falls-road-belfast-northern-ireland-55036058.html. 230,654,250 stock photos, vectors and videos. And now for the corporate self-justification: “Fodor’s Travel always asks our writers and editors to be aware of potential political and cultural bias in our coverage of any destination. Their murals, as well as the work of the other muralists that adorn the walls of West Belfast, tell the story of republican resistance to the British and unionist state. End British Internment and Free Bilal Kayed – End Administrative Detention. Since there are over 2,000 documented Belfast wall murals since the 1970s, I’ve invited a few travel bloggers to share the Belfast wall murals that moved them the most. Belfast mural in commemoration of those who have given their lives in the cause of Irish Freedom from 1916 to 2016. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-belfast-mural-in-commemoration-of-those-who-have-given-their-lives-105111574.html. Belfast Wall Murals. This is so unlike any other tourist activity we’ve ever done. Northern Ireland, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-republican-mural-west-belfast-northern-ireland-79803270.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-a-nationalist-mural-in-ardoyne-belfast-northern-ireland-55035889.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-political-mural-in-belfast-northern-ireland-32202971.html. (0.28 mi) The Lantern. These murals are famous symbols of the political and religious divides of the past. Brought to our attention? https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-mural-of-the-hunger-striker-bobby-sands-on-falls-road-west-belfast-71182103.html, Belfast Falls Rd Republican Mural- Bobby Sands Poet,Revolutionary,IRA Volunteer on gable end wide angle, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-belfast-falls-rd-republican-mural-bobby-sands-poetrevolutionaryira-128903458.html. If the walls of the cities could talk, they would tell us many stories... well, this is what happens in Belfast, where thousands of tourists come to visit the murals scattered around the city to learn about the history and culture of Belfast and Northern Ireland. Hunger Strike mural with image of patsy O'Hara, West Belfast, 25th anniversary, https://www.alamy.com/2nd-august-2013-belfast-uk-hunger-strike-mural-with-image-of-patsy-image60296919.html, Queen´s University. As the Troubles deepened, loyalist and republican communities in Belfast and Derry began depicting the region's past and present political and … Belfast Falls Rd Mural- Bobby Sands MP, Poet,Gaeilgeoir,revolutionary,IRA Volunteer, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-everyone-republican-belfast-falls-rd-mural-bobby-sands-mp-poetgaeilgeoirrevolutionaryira-128792668.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-irish-republican-and-hunger-strike-wall-murals-on-northumberland-street-47254993.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-easter-rising-1916-centenary-mural-on-belfast-lower-ormeau-road-104859435.html, people gather on beechmount avenue beneath the easter rising mural on easter sunday to commemorate the easter rising on falls, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-people-gather-on-beechmount-avenue-beneath-the-easter-rising-mural-23592433.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-republican-mural-west-belfast-northern-ireland-79803580.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-a-nationalist-mural-in-ardoyne-belfast-northern-ireland-55035913.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-political-mural-in-belfast-northern-ireland-32198901.html, Murals on the international wall. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-irish-republican-mural-dedicated-to-10-hunger-strikers-who-died-in-92677669.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-murals-on-the-international-wall-divis-st-west-belfast-northern-ireland-104984276.html. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-john-mcmichael-uda-leader-murdered-by-the-ira-mural-in-his-memory-93077742.html, https://www.alamy.com/international-peace-wallcupar-waywest-belfast-northern-ireland-uk-image259888923.html, https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-bobby-sands-mural-on-the-falls-road-outside-the-sinn-fein-offices-139626472.html, https://www.alamy.com/belfast-northern-ireland-image387381202.html, BELFAST, NORTHERN IRELAND - FEB 9, 2014: Mural of Springhill westrock massacre on Springfield Road in Belfast, Northern Ireland. https://www.alamy.com/stock-photo-the-bobby-sands-mural-on-the-sinn-fein-head-office-wall-and-belfast-20296063.html. 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