Revisiting 1969: armoured cars and tanks and guns

This is the latest in a series of articles reconsidering events in the summer of 1969. On this occasion looking briefly at the killing of Patrick Rooney, the use of armoured cars by the RUC, a man called Paisley and a book called Unholy Smoke. On 14th August, 1969, the Unionist government agreed to reintroduceContinue reading “Revisiting 1969: armoured cars and tanks and guns”