March 31st : Kilkenny Corporation go to great Home Rule Demonstration in Dublin
April 11th : Home Rule Bill introduced by Asquith
June 12th : Freedom of Kilkenny conferred on Pat O’Brien M.P. for the city. Speeches on Home Rule Bill and reference to his being in Kilkenny Jail – probably Land League connected.
September 28th : Solemn League and Covenant in Ulster.
December: Ulster Volunteer Force