Book Honours Memory Of Thomas Ashe Who Died On Hunger Strike

On Monday 17 September 1917 a request was made by the Defence of the Realm prisoners in Mountjoy prison for prisoner-of-war treatment.  When this request was refused the prisoners began a hunger strike. At 5 p.m. on 25 September, Thomas Ashe was transferred to the Mater Hospital where he died at 10.30 p.m. An inquest into his death was […]

‘Raise a Million for the Mater’ Appeal Says a special thank you to the people of Tipperary for their support

The Mater Foundation, the fundraising body of The Mater Hospital, launched the ‘Raise a Million for The Mater’ Appeal in September 2010 in an effort to actively encourage fundraising across Ireland to raise money for patient services within the Mater Hospital. On behalf of everyone at the Mater Foundation we would like to thank all […]