Listen to our selection of podcasts about the struggle for women's suffrage in Ireland.

Women in the 1916 Rising

When Cumann na mBan was established in 1914, it called on Irish women to put Ireland's freedom above all other considerations, including the suffrage campaign. In this podcast, historian and author Sinéad McCoole tells the story of the role women played in the 1916 Rising.

The Road to the Vote

This series of podcasts by Dr. Finola Doyle-O'Neill tells the story of the fight for female suffrage in Ireland from 1917 to 1918.

The Road to the Vote was first broadcast by UCC98.3FM and is provided by kind permission of Dr Finola Doyle O'Neill, broadcast historian, UCC.