The life and legacy of Theobald Wolfe Tone

Published in Hedge School Recordings, Podcasts, Uncategorized

This Hedge School, recorded at the Electric Picnic, September 2023, was preceded by a performance of Paddy Cullivan’s The Two Murders of Wolfe Tone, which can be viewed at

‘He landed in France with one hundred guineas in his pocket and had come near to altering the destiny of Europe’—so said Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington, of Theobald Wolfe Tone, who died 225 years ago. To discuss Tone’s life and legacy, join History Ireland editor Tommy Graham in discussion with Paddy CullivanSylvie KleinmanTim Murtagh and Fergus Whelan.

The Hedge School series of podcasts is produced by History Ireland and the Wordwell Group. 

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