A Postcard From The Edge

“Having a wonderful time? How was your summer?” The nationalist community is locked in the dark while the Orange Order parades loudly on the streets of south Belfast. Postcards From The Edge was a successful 1990 Hollywood film starring Meryl Streep and Shirley MacLaine (WP). Essex Street, Belfast. Replaces the RUC Ninjas.

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Copyright © 2001 Peter Moloney

Operation Motorman

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22,000 British soldiers were involved in retaking the “no-go” areas of Derry and Belfast in Operation Motorman, in July 1972. This is the seventh mural from the Bogside Artists in what would become The People’s Gallery. The plaque is from 2007.

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Copyright © 2001 Peter Moloney