Our friendly and excellent guides are available as Step On Guides for any visiting tour or coach operators who may like a unique, entertaining and educational tour of Irish History and the events of Easter Week 1916.
Sunday, April 15, 2012
MORE GUNS TODAY
In 2007 a survey revealed that there were an estimated 150,000 illegally held firearms in Ireland. In 2010 Gardai estimated the gangland criminals in Dublin had excess to in excess of 10,000 firearms both figures significantly higher than the numbers in possession of the rebels in 1916. In the past three years more bullets have been fired in gang related crime than fired by the rebels in 1916.