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# 1916 - Tuesday 2 September, 2014

Delay leaves tight, tight deadline to finish 1916 museum
# Just Two Weeks
# Just Two Weeks

Delay leaves tight, tight deadline to finish 1916 museum

Sep 2nd 2014, 10:49 AM 8,842 Views 35 Comments

What should be done at the historic 1916 site on Moore St? Councillors can’t decide. And the clock is ticking. (Tick tock, etc.)

# 1916 - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Public urged to join "ramped up" Michael Collins commemoration today
# The Big Fella
# The Big Fella

Public urged to join "ramped up" Michael Collins commemoration today

Aug 17th 2014, 7:30 AM 15,520 Views 116 Comments

The event will be the first attended by the Defence Forces in recent decades.

# 1916 - Tuesday 12 August, 2014

5 ways John Bruton has probably annoyed the government over the last few years
# Thorn In The Side
# Thorn In The Side

5 ways John Bruton has probably annoyed the government over the last few years

Aug 12th 2014, 7:35 PM 16,504 Views 83 Comments

While Bertie Ahern and Brian Cowen largely maintain their silence, the former Fine Gael leader and taoiseach has been outspoken in recent years.

# 1916 - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Relatives of 1916 leaders call for Moore Street preservation work to begin
# A Part Of History
# A Part Of History

Relatives of 1916 leaders call for Moore Street preservation work to begin

Jul 15th 2014, 8:55 PM 6,522 Views 47 Comments

The family are urging the Government to begin the works on the buildings ‘before it’s too late’.

# 1916 - Saturday 5 July, 2014

The 1916 relatives had a "surprisingly positive" meeting with Minister Deenihan
# Centenary Plans
# Centenary Plans

The 1916 relatives had a "surprisingly positive" meeting with Minister Deenihan

Jul 5th 2014, 8:15 AM 7,316 Views 22 Comments

Some relatives have raised concerns in recent months they could effectively be frozen out of the centenary celebrations.

# 1916 - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Dublin Mayor: I didn't mean any offence when I suggested blocking royals from 1916 events
# Expressing Concerns
# Expressing Concerns

Dublin Mayor: I didn't mean any offence when I suggested blocking royals from 1916 events

Jun 19th 2014, 10:52 AM 9,108 Views 98 Comments

The Dublin Lord Mayor Christy Burke says he was just expressing citizens’ concerns.

# 1916 - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Nama pays developers €11 million every year in wages
# Payroll
# Payroll

Nama pays developers €11 million every year in wages

May 29th 2014, 2:01 PM 16,337 Views 97 Comments

The state’s bad bank has revealed a list of its wage categories for 134 developers.

# 1916 - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Irish people want to see the royal family visit for 1916 commemorations
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Irish people want to see the royal family visit for 1916 commemorations

May 21st 2014, 7:59 AM 8,237 Views 96 Comments

An Irish Times/Ipsos MRBI poll places support for a visit by the British royal family at 69 per cent.

# 1916 - Sunday 18 May, 2014

Relatives of 1916 Rising rebels are angry about the plans for Moore Street
# Protest
# Protest

Relatives of 1916 Rising rebels are angry about the plans for Moore Street

May 18th 2014, 8:30 AM 14,779 Views 67 Comments

The relatives will link arms around Moore Street buildings today in protest at what’s being done to the street for the 2016 centenary.

# 1916 - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Here's how €22 million will be spent on 1916 Rising commemorations
# Rising Time
# Rising Time

Here's how €22 million will be spent on 1916 Rising commemorations

May 13th 2014, 6:39 PM 26,824 Views 165 Comments

The money will be made available so that the projects can open in time for the centenary of the 1916 Rising.

# 1916 - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

After 98 years, Moore Street buildings are to become 1916 Rising commemoration
# Centenary
# Centenary

After 98 years, Moore Street buildings are to become 1916 Rising commemoration

Apr 30th 2014, 7:59 PM 16,309 Views 126 Comments

The site where the 1916 Rising leaders surrendered on Moore Street is to become a commemorative centre.

# 1916 - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

NAMA pledges €5m for Moore Street site but dispute remains over 1916 plans
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

NAMA pledges €5m for Moore Street site but dispute remains over 1916 plans

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:11 PM 11,911 Views 27 Comments

It was announced last year that the four houses at 14 to 17 Moore Street are to be converted into a commemorative centre at the national monument.

# 1916 - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Poll: Should the Royal Family attend Easter Rising centenary commemorations?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Royal Family attend Easter Rising centenary commemorations?

Apr 20th 2014, 9:45 AM 20,682 Views 166 Comments

Queen Elizabeth II hinted at the possibility in a speech during the recent State visit to the UK by President Michael D Higgins.

# 1916 - Friday 18 April, 2014

VIDEO: Do you recognise this 'Irish town'?
# Irish Revolution
# Irish Revolution

VIDEO: Do you recognise this 'Irish town'?

Apr 18th 2014, 8:30 PM 33,911 Views 43 Comments

A puzzle from the 1920s.

# 1916 - Sunday 13 April, 2014

# 1916 - Wednesday 9 April, 2014

Taoiseach: I would like to see the Queen visit Ireland for 1916 Rising commemorations
# 2016
# 2016

Taoiseach: I would like to see the Queen visit Ireland for 1916 Rising commemorations

Apr 9th 2014, 2:40 PM 13,599 Views 135 Comments

Meanwhile, the British Foreign Secretary William Hague has said that commemorating all events from the period around 1916 needs to be considered by both governments.

# 1916 - Monday 27 January, 2014

An Post plan two-storey extension of GPO ahead of 1916 anniversary
# Up For The Rising
# Up For The Rising

An Post plan two-storey extension of GPO ahead of 1916 anniversary

Jan 27th 2014, 4:54 PM 13,059 Views 32 Comments

Planning permission has been sought for a new exhibition, a gallery space and a landscaped outdoor area.

# 1916 - Saturday 25 January, 2014

The story behind a Dublin chorus girl's British Military Medal
# History Lesson
# History Lesson

The story behind a Dublin chorus girl's British Military Medal

Jan 25th 2014, 5:30 PM 10,274 Views 16 Comments

Louisa Nolan’s acts even made headlines in the US.

# 1916 - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Column: Nordic Rebels – The Swede and Finn who fought in the GPO, 1916
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Nordic Rebels – The Swede and Finn who fought in the GPO, 1916

Dec 29th 2013, 12:00 PM 4,773 Views 28 Comments

The story of the two Nordic recruits to the cause of the Irish Republic remains one of the most remarkable of Easter Week, writes Damian Shiels.

# 1916 - Sunday 24 November, 2013

Pictures: Founding of Irish Volunteers marked at Garden of Remembrance
# 100 Years
# 100 Years

Pictures: Founding of Irish Volunteers marked at Garden of Remembrance

Nov 24th 2013, 1:11 PM 8,781 Views 42 Comments

‘Óglaigh na hÉireann’ were officially launched with a rally at the Rotunda in November 1913.

# 1916 - Monday 30 September, 2013

Trust seeking designs for Glasnevin’s 1916 memorial
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Trust seeking designs for Glasnevin’s 1916 memorial

Sep 30th 2013, 4:15 PM 6,663 Views 18 Comments

232 people were buried in a mass grave after the Easter Rising, now a chapel is being planned for that site.

# 1916 - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

Commemorative centre to be built at 14 - 17 Moore Street
# 1916
# 1916

Commemorative centre to be built at 14 - 17 Moore Street

Jul 16th 2013, 5:09 PM 7,394 Views 45 Comments

It was announced today that structures from 1916 won’t be demolished on the historic Moore Street.

# 1916 - Friday 5 July, 2013

Have you heard about that Constant Markievicz lad?
# Constance Markievicz
From The Daily Edge
# Constance Markievicz

Have you heard about that Constant Markievicz lad?

Jul 5th 2013, 8:35 AM 34,669 Views 232 Comments

He gave up his life for us…

# 1916 - Monday 1 April, 2013

Extract: From the roof of the College of Surgeons, the Volunteers watched the city burn
# EXTRACT
# EXTRACT

Extract: From the roof of the College of Surgeons, the Volunteers watched the city burn

Apr 1st 2013, 8:30 AM 1,087 Views 28 Comments

During the Easter Rising 1916, a small force of men and women fought against British soldiers from their posts in St Stephen’s Green and City Hall. In his new book, Paul O’Brien recounts their tragic and noble struggle to protect the newly proclaimed Irish Republic.

# 1916 - Sunday 10 February, 2013

1916 Rising conference to take place in Dublin
# Object Matters
# Object Matters

1916 Rising conference to take place in Dublin

Feb 10th 2013, 8:45 AM 8,156 Views 36 Comments

The conference will examine the visual elements of the Easter Rising – from flags to national symbols – and examine identity and memory.

# 1916 - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Members of public invited to have their say on future of 1916 buildings
# Moore Street
# Moore Street

Members of public invited to have their say on future of 1916 buildings

Jan 24th 2013, 8:15 PM 11,141 Views 86 Comments

The final decision will be “hugely influenced by what the people want to see on Moore Street”.

# 1916 - Friday 21 December, 2012

National Library releases documents from Roger Casement's incarceration
# Archive
# Archive

National Library releases documents from Roger Casement's incarceration

Dec 21st 2012, 7:45 AM 5,739 Views 20 Comments

Materials include portraits, documents relating to the degradation of his knighthood and touching letters to his family in the final days before his execution.

# 1916 - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Extract: ‘Mr de Valera’s conviction that Hitler would win the war was stupid’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Extract: ‘Mr de Valera’s conviction that Hitler would win the war was stupid’

Nov 6th 2012, 7:30 PM 2,710 Views 76 Comments

David Gray, the US Amabassador to Ireland in 1940, reveals just what he thought of Dev, the 1916 leaders and why he thought Ireland was in collusion with the Nazis.

# 1916 - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Deenihan to undertake assessment of Moore Street 1916 site
# 1916
# 1916

Deenihan to undertake assessment of Moore Street 1916 site

Oct 4th 2012, 11:28 AM 4,905 Views 26 Comments

Proposed plans for a shopping mall that would include a commemorative centre cannot go ahead without ministerial consent.

# 1916 - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Scars of the Easter Rising you can still see on Dublin streets
# 1916 Rising
# 1916 Rising

Scars of the Easter Rising you can still see on Dublin streets

Sep 16th 2012, 9:15 AM 66,129 Views 79 Comments

From bullet holes in masonry to trenches in St Stephen’s Green, we take a look at the physical remnants of the 1916 Easter Rising.

# 1916 - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Dáil proposal calls for greater protection of 1916 Rising HQ
# Moore Street
# Moore Street

Dáil proposal calls for greater protection of 1916 Rising HQ

May 20th 2012, 8:31 PM 6,126 Views 102 Comments

Sinn Féin is bringing a private members’ motion calling for the protection and full preservation of the Moore Street site.

# 1916 - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Patriotic Pic of the Day
# Pic Of The Day
# Pic Of The Day

Patriotic Pic of the Day

Apr 29th 2012, 3:42 PM 9,396 Views 23 Comments

No comment….

# 1916 - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Swab used to clean Collins' corpse 'withdrawn from auction'
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

Swab used to clean Collins' corpse 'withdrawn from auction'

Apr 19th 2012, 7:27 PM 3,845 Views 13 Comments

The owner of a swab used to clean the corpse of rebel leader Michael Collins has reportedly withdrawn it from an auction.

# 1916 - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Collins hair ‘withdrawn from auction’ after family reveals sadness at sale
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

Collins hair ‘withdrawn from auction’ after family reveals sadness at sale

Apr 17th 2012, 9:41 PM 9,410 Views 30 Comments

A lock of Michael Collins’ hair is withdrawn from sale after members of his family say they believed the auction was inappropriate.

# 1916 - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Six arrested after Real IRA threats at 1916 commemoration
# Dissidents
# Dissidents

Six arrested after Real IRA threats at 1916 commemoration

Apr 10th 2012, 8:32 AM 5,936 Views 33 Comments

Members of the 32 County Sovereignty Movement gathered to recall the 1916 Easter Rising in Derry yesterday.

# 1916 - Monday 9 April, 2012

Lock of Michael Collins' hair to be auctioned
# Michael Collins
# Michael Collins

Lock of Michael Collins' hair to be auctioned

Apr 9th 2012, 5:49 PM 5,094 Views 72 Comments

The lock of hair is amongst a range of items of historical value being auctioned off in Dublin this month. Other items include newspapers, pistols and photographs.

# 1916 - Sunday 8 April, 2012

In pictures: Crowds gather to remember the 1916 Easter Rising
# 1916
# 1916

In pictures: Crowds gather to remember the 1916 Easter Rising

Apr 8th 2012, 3:52 PM 7,170 Views 43 Comments

The Taoiseach and the President were amongst those at the event outside the GPO in Dublin’s O’Connell Street.

President and Taoiseach to attend ceremony marking 1916 Rising
# 1916
# 1916

President and Taoiseach to attend ceremony marking 1916 Rising

Apr 8th 2012, 9:55 AM 3,275 Views 80 Comments

A ceremony will take place outside the GPO on O’Connell Street in Dublin later today.

# 1916 - Wednesday 7 March, 2012

Government asks historians for advice on centenary commemorations
# 1916
# 1916

Government asks historians for advice on centenary commemorations

Mar 7th 2012, 6:45 AM 3,681 Views 13 Comments

An advisory group made up of eleven academics has been put together ahead of events to mark the 1916 Easter Rising.