Leinster House: Seat of Power documentary

A new documentary exploring the history of Leinster House as the site of the Irish parliament aired tonight on Oireachtas TV. Presented by John Bowman, it looks at how the building was adapted and used to house the government of independent Ireland. I contributed to the documentary and offered commentary on the Cumann na nGaedheal governments of the 1920s.

You can watch the introduction to the documentary below.

Published by Dr Ciara Meehan

Reader in History at the University of Hertfordshire.

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