Protest the Destruction of Lismullen: 8th January 2008, Garden of Remembrance, Dublin.

December 31, 2007

A protest will take place in Dublin, on the 8th January 2008, against the M3 motorway works at the Hill of Tara.

The demonstration will take place in the Garden of Remembrance, Parnell Square, Dublin, at 12am, and will include a demonstration/video production.

For those who wish to wish to take part in the video production there is a rehearsal on Sunday 6th of January at 4.00pm at the Garden of Remembrance in Dublin.

January 8th was the day the National Roads Authority (NRA) was supposed to hand over possession of the National Monument at Lismullin to SIAC Construction, before it was done quietly before Christmas.

Protests will also take place on 8 January,2008 in Belfast, London, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Melbourne and other cities. For more information e-mail info@tarawatch.org

With More Details – Tarawatch at: http://tarawatch.org/?p=593

Some Background on the Lismullen National Monument: http://tarawatch.org/index.php?s=Lismullen

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Meath Powerline Protest 30th December 2007

December 30, 2007

The “development” of Meath continues.

Eirgrid, the state-owned electricity power transmission company in Ireland plans to build a network of high voltage overhead power lines through the Royal County of Meath linking the country’s electricity to Northern Ireland. The lines will run for over 58 kilometres through Meath, Cavan, Monaghan, crossing the border to County Tyrone in NI. Read the rest of this entry »


Isle of Rockall Talks: January 9th, 2008

December 30, 2007

Talks over Rockall are due to take place in Dublin on the 9th of January between Ireland, Britain, Denmark and Iceland. The discussions are being marketed as a roundtable effort to bring a long-running dispute over the island which is surrounded by potentially vast reserves of oil and gas. Read the rest of this entry »


Nollaig Shona

December 27, 2007

The Tara Foundation would like to wish you all a happy Christmas and new year.


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Video from Tara, Winter Solstice 2007

December 23, 2007

Watch this video of the sunrise on the Hill of Tara yesterday.


Newsflash/M3 Update: December 2007

December 17, 2007
  • Megalithic Stone discovered at Tara: A megalithic stone bearing artwork similar in design to that More Historic Finds Discovered In Path of M3of Knowth, Dowth and Newgrange in the Boyne Valley has been discovered in a souterrian being dismantled at Lismullen Henge, near the Hill of Tara. The Lismullen Henge was in itself the size of a football pitch, but is being excavated to make way for the M3 motorway planned to run beside the Hill of Tara, Co. Meath. Read the rest of this entry »