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Irish join Scottish life…read more

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The Irish were blamed for trouble
during the 1820s and 1920s
This came from he view point that they
were violent people who drank all the
time…read more

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During the 19th and 20th century the Irish
integrated by:
Joining trade unions
Taking part in action to secure votes for all
Formed part of later trade unions e.g. Dockers
Labourers union
Supported the liberal party who wanted Ireland to
have it's own parliament
In the 20th century they supported Labour
Many fought in WW1
1918 the state funded Catholic schools…read more

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Answer the following questions:
What was wrong with life in Ireland?
Why come to Scotland?
Where to live and Work?
Are they accepted or united?
How well did they integrate into Scottish
life?…read more


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