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Friday 29 September 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Easter Rising

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Irish wolfhounds, armed Volunteers and inter-county GAA stars gather in Croke Park
It’s all part of the GAA’s 1916 Commemorative Event which takes place on 24 April.
This 1916 Rising-inspired beer caused quite a stir on Liveline today
The inventors say they wanted to pay tribute to the Rising with their half-English, half-Irish beer.
Here's the blue jersey Cork will wear to mark the centenary of the Easter Rising
The Rebels will wear the commemorative kit against Kilkenny on Saturday.
RTÉ's acclaimed Easter Rising drama from 1966 is coming back to TV screens
Many people have been calling for the show to be reshown.
Here's why you'll see these women on buses all over Ireland
They were snipers, cooks and doctors during the 1916 Rising.
Dissident republicans want to mark Easter Rising by 'killing police officers' - PSNI
Police have said an attack is “highly possible”.
Fascinating statistics compare modern-day Ireland to the country in 1916
Births, deaths, marriages … and the most popular baby names.
The GPO's flashy new 1916 exhibit is a cross between Rebellion and Call of Duty
It opens the day after Easter Monday.
Now there's a Dublin version of that 1916 commemorative jersey for all you true blue Easter Rising fans
A rubble-surrounded GPO now adorns the front of the jersey.
Step inside the 1916 tour bus and see if you're up for the fight
Transport Minister Paschal Donohoe had a go this morning.
Rare personal papers shed light on private lives of 1916 signatories
The Seán MacDiarmada and Thomas MacDonagh collections are the latest tranche of Easter Rising-related documents to have been digitised by the National Library.
Want to see the real Rebellion? These photographs bring you to the heart of the Rising
It’s part of an exhibition by the National Library of Ireland.
Dev's grandson says RTÉ's portrayal of him in Rebellion was 'an embarrassment'
Éamon Ó Cuív says it was “entirely false”.
Rebellion came out fighting but in the end it went down in flames
RTÉ’s Easter Rising drama didn’t quite live up to its early promise.
O'Neills have released a 1916 commemorative jersey that has the Proclamation on the back
‘A terrible beauty was born’ indeed.
Was Rebellion right to say Pádraig Pearse 'signed the death warrants' of 1916's leaders?
Rebellion suggested he ensured they would be executed.
A London gallery is showing some incredible photos from the Easter Rising
Easter Rising 1916 is an exhibition from the photographic collection of Sean Sexton. And the pictures are amazing.
Gerry Adams is hopeful he'll be Taoiseach for the Easter Rising centenary
Sinn Féin has launched its policy for older people, but not everyone is impressed.
Bullets and burns were flying in last night's action-packed episode of Rebellion
It’s day three of the uprising and the gloves are off.
Google team up with Colin Farrell to tell the story of the Rising...and it's wonderful
The impressive interactive website was launched this evening.
Was an unarmed policeman really shot dead at Dublin Castle during the Easter Rising?
The incident was a central part of last night’s episode of Rebellion.
Busting the myths of who exactly was inside Dublin's GPO during the Easter Rising...
The GPO Garrison Easter Week, a 30-year labour of love for author Jimmy Wren, aims to say definitively who was present in the landmark building during the seismic events of late April 1916.
Builders down tools as protesters occupy buildings on Moore Street
A man has put a flag on the top of the roof of one of the terraced properties.
The New York Times wants people to come to Dublin to mark 1916
“A city spruces up to celebrate a centenary.”
Poll: Will you be attending a 1916 centenary event?
The events kick off today with a flag-raising in Dublin Castle.
'It’s more about life than death' - Behind the scenes at Glasnevin Cemetery
Historian Conor Dodd talks to us about the enduring appeal of the place where 1.5 million people have been laid to rest.
The RTÉ Guide has made an absolute hames of the Rubberbandits' 1916 documentary
Oh… dear.
The RTÉ Guide has made an absolute hames of the Rubberbandits' 1916 documentary
Oh… dear.
John Bruton reckons Ireland would have become independent without 1916
The former taoiseach said we shouldn’t glorify the Easter Rising.
Dublin could be about to get a brand new 1916 Quarter
They say it will help in rejuvenation.
This amazing Irish rebel wounded in the Easter Rising is finally getting some recognition
Margaret Skinnider was the only woman wounded in action during the rebellion.
Sinn Féin wants a new public holiday - but the government isn't keen
What if 24 April was a national public holiday every year?
Billy Vunipola out of the World Cup, replaced by 37-year-old Nick Easter
Lancaster will go in against Australia with Wood, Robshaw and Ben Morgan.
Poll: Should we remember British state forces in 1916 commemorations?
Debate continues over the various events.
Thousands turn out as 'forgotten patriot' Thomas Kent lies in state
Kent was one of 16 people executed in the aftermath of the 1916 Easter Rising. He will be buried with full state honours in his hometown of Castlelyons tomorrow.
Pictures: Incredible photos of a ruined Dublin after the 1916 Easter Rising
The photos show the city’s many famous buildings as photographed in the weeks following the end of hostilities.
Funeral of 'iconic' O'Donovan Rossa's remembered 100 years on
There was a re-enactment of Pádraig Pearse’s graveside oration.
Incredible photographs show devastating impact of the Rising
Trinity College Dublin is giving the public a glimpse at rare photographs and items from the 1916 Rising.
'I'm not trying to un-Sinn Féin myself': New Lord Mayor reacts to criticism
Críona Ní Dhálaigh said 1916 centenary commemorations will be inclusive.
Roll up, roll up... cannon balls, Iron Age stone heads and ancient lottery tickets for sale
The upcoming Whyte’s auction has some pretty unusual offerings.