Poppy Day bombing was Enniskillen’s Bloody Sunday

The 1987 Enniskillen Poppy Day massacre in which the IRA blew up a building at a Remembrance Day service, killing 11 people who were standing in and around the area. Picture by Pacemaker
The 1987 Enniskillen Poppy Day massacre in which the IRA blew up a building at a Remembrance Day service, killing 11 people who were standing in and around the area. Picture by Pacemaker

We are approaching the 30th anniversary of the Enniskillen bombing, which was part of the IRA revenge violence for the deaths of the hunger strikers.

The failure to regard the Enniskillen bombing as a Bloody Sunday is an indictment of unionist leaders.

Letter to the editor

Letter to the editor

There is a film on Bloody Sunday in Londonderry and no prospect of a film on Bloody Sunday in Enniskillen, which confirms the ability of republicans to manipulate the media to their advantage.

Alan Dunwoody, Albertbridge Road, Belfast BT5