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#Easter Rising

# easter-rising - Sunday 4 April, 2021

1916 Easter Rising commemorations take place in Dublin
# GPO
# GPO

1916 Easter Rising commemorations take place in Dublin

Updated Apr 4th 2021, 1:57 PM 39,336 Views 66 Comments

Events were restricted due to the Covid-19 pandemic.

# easter-rising - Monday 13 April, 2020

Quiz: Michael Collins is on TV again tonight - how well do you know the movie?
# Irish History
# Irish History

Quiz: Michael Collins is on TV again tonight - how well do you know the movie?

Apr 13th 2020, 10:00 PM 57,116 Views 82 Comments

Test your knowledge of the 1996 classic.

# easter-rising - Thursday 13 June, 2019

'It's taken 103 years': Children killed in the 1916 Rising remembered with commemorative garden
# St Audeon's Park
# St Audeon's Park

'It's taken 103 years': Children killed in the 1916 Rising remembered with commemorative garden

Jun 13th 2019, 7:30 PM 13,246 Views 14 Comments

The garden was open today in St Audeon’s Park in Dublin to honour the 40 children killed during the Rising.

# easter-rising - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Quiz: How much do you know about the 1916 Rising?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How much do you know about the 1916 Rising?

Apr 21st 2019, 9:00 PM 51,560 Views 28 Comments

Commemorations took place at the GPO and around the country today.

Easter Rising commemorations take place at the General Post Office
# 1916
# 1916

Easter Rising commemorations take place at the General Post Office

Updated Apr 21st 2019, 12:39 PM 22,987 Views 27 Comments

Today marks the 103rd anniversary of the 1916 Easter Rising.

# easter-rising - Saturday 26 May, 2018

James Ryan: The great-grandson of a 1916 Easter Rising rebel
# Family History
From The42
# Family History

James Ryan: The great-grandson of a 1916 Easter Rising rebel

May 26th 2018, 8:00 AM 37,607 Views 25 Comments

The Leinster lock’s great-grandfather was a founding member of the Irish Volunteers and Fianna Fáil.

# easter-rising - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Son of executed 1916 leader dies aged 104
# RIP
# RIP

Son of executed 1916 leader dies aged 104

Apr 1st 2018, 2:02 PM 63,615 Views 20 Comments

Fr Joseph Mallin was just two years old when his father was killed by firing squad in May 1916.

Military ceremony commemorates those who died in 1916 Rising
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Military ceremony commemorates those who died in 1916 Rising

Apr 1st 2018, 1:10 PM 15,371 Views 73 Comments

The 1916 Proclamation was read by Captain Sean McCarthy in front of the GPO this afternoon.

Statue bullet-holes and a Hollywood link: Some lesser known stories of the 1916 Rising
# Did You Know?
# Did You Know?

Statue bullet-holes and a Hollywood link: Some lesser known stories of the 1916 Rising

Apr 1st 2018, 12:00 PM 12,033 Views 15 Comments

We took a tour with guide and historian Lorcan Collins.

Here's what you need to know about public transport today
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Here's what you need to know about public transport today

Apr 1st 2018, 8:00 AM 11,118 Views 8 Comments

Some services will be affected by events to commemorate the Easter Rising.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

1916 relatives lose battle against the State in case over Moore Street site
# It's The Same Old Theme
# It's The Same Old Theme

1916 relatives lose battle against the State in case over Moore Street site

Feb 14th 2018, 1:45 PM 15,471 Views 33 Comments

One of the street’s buildings is declared a national monument.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 17 January, 2018

Protester tackled by Canadian Ambassador at 1916 event has conviction overturned
# Apology
# Apology

Protester tackled by Canadian Ambassador at 1916 event has conviction overturned

Jan 17th 2018, 6:05 AM 20,698 Views 18 Comments

Brian Murphy has publicly apologised for the incident, saying he didn’t mean to insult anyone.

# easter-rising - Saturday 19 August, 2017

IRA leader Seán Russell and the story of Dublin's most controversial statue
# Hidden History
# Hidden History

IRA leader Seán Russell and the story of Dublin's most controversial statue

Aug 19th 2017, 9:15 AM 47,822 Views 181 Comments

Russell was an IRA chief of staff who died on a German u-boat in 1940.

# easter-rising - Monday 17 April, 2017

'If we want to cherish all children equally, stop the subsidies to foreign executives'
# Column
# Column

'If we want to cherish all children equally, stop the subsidies to foreign executives'

Apr 17th 2017, 8:30 AM 313 Views 99 Comments

There is such a sense of entitlement among elites that they barely try to hide their privileges, writes Kieran Allen.

# easter-rising - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Ceremonies underway to remember those who died in the Easter Rising
# Remembering The Rising
# Remembering The Rising

Ceremonies underway to remember those who died in the Easter Rising

Apr 16th 2017, 10:15 AM 10,972 Views 117 Comments

The national anthem was played by a lone piper in the main courtyard of the cemetery.

# easter-rising - Sunday 19 March, 2017

One of Dublin's most iconic buildings is taking a trip down memory lane
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

One of Dublin's most iconic buildings is taking a trip down memory lane

Mar 19th 2017, 10:00 AM 18,860 Views 12 Comments

A new exhibition explores the role Custom House played while Ireland fought for independence.

# easter-rising - Sunday 25 December, 2016

'I reacted with my training': Canadian ambassador on why he tackled an Irish protester
# Kevin Vickers
# Kevin Vickers

'I reacted with my training': Canadian ambassador on why he tackled an Irish protester

Dec 25th 2016, 9:00 AM 17,701 Views 49 Comments

In a wide-ranging interview with TheJournal.ie, the ambassador also spoke of his admiration for Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

Unsold!: 1916 surrender letter set to leave Ireland after auction fails to reach €1m
# Padraig Pearse
# Padraig Pearse

Unsold!: 1916 surrender letter set to leave Ireland after auction fails to reach €1m

Dec 7th 2016, 8:48 PM 21,479 Views 79 Comments

It’s owner says he longer feels an obligation to keep it here.

# easter-rising - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

The government is being strongly criticised for not buying Padraig Pearse's 1916 surrender letter
# Historical Significance
# Historical Significance

The government is being strongly criticised for not buying Padraig Pearse's 1916 surrender letter

Nov 15th 2016, 5:54 PM 19,411 Views 115 Comments

Gerry Adams has called it a “quite frankly bizarre decision”.

# easter-rising - Monday 14 November, 2016

Pearse 1916 surrender letter “could leave Ireland” after upcoming auction
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Pearse 1916 surrender letter “could leave Ireland” after upcoming auction

Nov 14th 2016, 3:00 PM 10,777 Views 45 Comments

The Department of Arts says buying the letter would “not be the best use of taxpayers’ money”.

# easter-rising - Friday 4 November, 2016

Fifa charge Ireland over Easter Rising commemorative jersey
# Charged
From The42
# Charged

Fifa charge Ireland over Easter Rising commemorative jersey

Nov 4th 2016, 12:00 PM 40,444 Views 146 Comments

The kit has come to the fore in recent days because England and Scotland both want to wear the poppy in their upcoming game.

# easter-rising - Thursday 26 May, 2016

Pictures: Canadian ambassador tackles protester at 1916 ceremony
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Pictures: Canadian ambassador tackles protester at 1916 ceremony

May 26th 2016, 3:19 PM 59,018 Views 312 Comments

Kevin Vickers made headlines across the globe in 2014 when he intervened during a terror attack at the Canadian parliament.

'Not appropriate': Sinn Féin rejects invitation to commemorate British 1916 deaths
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

'Not appropriate': Sinn Féin rejects invitation to commemorate British 1916 deaths

May 26th 2016, 6:15 AM 19,598 Views 169 Comments

The party says it wouldn’t be appropriate to commemorate “British soldiers who shot and killed Republicans in 1916″.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Pay meter for bike rental scheme blocking monument to 1916 leader
# Cork
# Cork

Pay meter for bike rental scheme blocking monument to 1916 leader

May 18th 2016, 3:49 PM 25,818 Views 48 Comments

And one Cork city councillor wants it moved.

# easter-rising - Saturday 14 May, 2016

From 'bullet books' to Seán O’Casey watercolours: A different look at the Easter Rising
# TALES FROM THE OTHER SIDE
# TALES FROM THE OTHER SIDE

From 'bullet books' to Seán O’Casey watercolours: A different look at the Easter Rising

May 14th 2016, 1:00 PM 8,312 Views 1 Comment

A new exhibition looks at how minority communities in Dublin responded to 1916.

# easter-rising - Saturday 30 April, 2016

The 15 Irish railway stations named after the executed 1916 leaders
# Remember The Rising
# Remember The Rising

The 15 Irish railway stations named after the executed 1916 leaders

Apr 30th 2016, 4:40 PM 39,773 Views 50 Comments

Irish Rail is doing its bit to remember the Rising.

# easter-rising - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

You can step into the Dublin of 1916 thanks to this new website
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

You can step into the Dublin of 1916 thanks to this new website

Apr 26th 2016, 12:38 PM 16,657 Views 20 Comments

An interactive map lets people explore sites such as the GPO, Liberty Hall, St Stephen’s Green and Dublin Castle.

# easter-rising - Monday 25 April, 2016

'Rumours of mischief brewing': Fascinating documents give insight into British response to Rising
# 1916 Live
# 1916 Live

'Rumours of mischief brewing': Fascinating documents give insight into British response to Rising

Apr 25th 2016, 2:45 PM 15,992 Views 11 Comments

Hundreds of documents are being released to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising.

37 Irish radio stations will broadcast rebel morse code this evening at the exact same time
# 100 Years Of Radio
# 100 Years Of Radio

37 Irish radio stations will broadcast rebel morse code this evening at the exact same time

Apr 25th 2016, 1:07 PM 22,644 Views 32 Comments

100 years ago today, the first radio broadcast was sent out in Ireland.

# easter-rising - Sunday 24 April, 2016

It's 100 years to the day since the Easter Rising began
# 1916
# 1916

It's 100 years to the day since the Easter Rising began

Apr 24th 2016, 6:00 PM 24,285 Views 81 Comments

Events were taking place around the country.

QUIZ: The hardest Easter Rising quiz you'll do for another 100 years
# 1916
# 1916

QUIZ: The hardest Easter Rising quiz you'll do for another 100 years

Apr 24th 2016, 9:45 AM 30,431 Views 16 Comments

Have you been paying attention to the commemorations?

# easter-rising - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Copy of Proclamation sells for €150,000 at auction
# Sold
# Sold

Copy of Proclamation sells for €150,000 at auction

Apr 23rd 2016, 7:18 PM 13,149 Views 12 Comments

A bundle of keys for the GPO also sold for €3,400.

Photos: Republican Sinn Féin march down O'Connell Street for 1916 commemoration
# 1916
# 1916

Photos: Republican Sinn Féin march down O'Connell Street for 1916 commemoration

Apr 23rd 2016, 6:15 PM 53,189 Views 165 Comments

The parade attracted a large crowd in Dublin’s city centre.

Here's what's happening this weekend to mark the 1916 centenary
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Here's what's happening this weekend to mark the 1916 centenary

Apr 23rd 2016, 9:30 AM 15,940 Views 37 Comments

The GAA, Conradh na Gaeilge and the President will all be involved in events.

Clare stonemasons were commissioned to design this massive 1916 memorial in New York
# Made Of Stone
# Made Of Stone

Clare stonemasons were commissioned to design this massive 1916 memorial in New York

Apr 23rd 2016, 8:30 AM 21,041 Views 21 Comments

The Suffolk County Easter Rising Committee in Long Island in New York State are impressively proud of their Irish heritage.

# easter-rising - Thursday 21 April, 2016

A group of fourth class students recreated the burning of Cork city on Minecraft
# Burning Of Cork
# Burning Of Cork

A group of fourth class students recreated the burning of Cork city on Minecraft

Apr 21st 2016, 3:47 PM 17,054 Views 15 Comments

And it is excellent.

Death and destruction: Claims for compensation after the 1916 Rising
# Lost Property And Animals
# Lost Property And Animals

Death and destruction: Claims for compensation after the 1916 Rising

Apr 21st 2016, 6:00 AM 10,249 Views 9 Comments

More than 6,500 claims were made for damage to buildings and property caused by fighting or subsequent looting.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

This Sydney GAA club paid tribute to 1916 on a gorgeous beach
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

This Sydney GAA club paid tribute to 1916 on a gorgeous beach

Apr 6th 2016, 8:11 PM 20,077 Views 16 Comments

We want to go to there.

This Sydney GAA club wonderfully paid tribute to 1916 on a gorgeous beach
# Just A Tribute
From The Daily Edge
# Just A Tribute

This Sydney GAA club wonderfully paid tribute to 1916 on a gorgeous beach

Apr 6th 2016, 6:51 PM 3,963 Views 0 Comments

We want to go to there.

# easter-rising - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Teenager arrested as Remembrance Wall unveiled at Glasnevin Cemetery
# Easter Rising
# Easter Rising

Teenager arrested as Remembrance Wall unveiled at Glasnevin Cemetery

Apr 3rd 2016, 1:23 PM 57,856 Views 279 Comments

The memorial wall has faced some criticism.

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