The 1980 hunger strikes were also joined by three republican prisoners in the women’s Armagh jail. One of the women hunger strikers was Mary Doyle.

The 1980 hunger strikes were also joined by three republican prisoners in the women’s Armagh jail. One of the women hunger strikers was Mary Doyle.

“When your back is against the wall, you get the strength from somewhere”

North Belfast republican Mary Doyle was first sent to Armagh women’s jail, in the six Irish counties occupied by Britain  for republican activities in May 1974 when she was 18 years old.

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