McSuibhne/Joe Murphy Cumann
McSuibhne/Joe Murphy Cumann is the Sinn Féin branch for the Cork South
South Central local authority wards. This area includes Bishopstown,
Ballyphehane, Turners’ Cross, and Greenmount. The cumann is named in
Terence McSwiney, the Lord Mayor of Cork
who died on hunger-strike in Brixton Prison in 1920, and Ballyphehane
Joe Murphy, who died on hunger-strike in the same year.
extremely active, publishing a regular newssheet, organising functions
social events, and campaigning on a variety of local and national
supports the work of local Sinn Fein representatives Cllr Fiona Kerins
Henry Cremin. The cumann holds an annual Joe Murphy/Terence McSwiney
Commemoration each October.
cumann has a
strong membership drawn from all age groups. It meets every Tuesday at in the Sinn Féin office
on 136 Barrack Street.
New members are always welcome.
To join, please send
details to firstname.lastname@example.org