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Sunday 24 September 2023 Dublin: 18°C

# Remembrance Sunday

Last year
Taoiseach lays wreath at Remembrance ceremony in Enniskillen
The UK’s Northern Ireland Secretary and the head of the Northern Irish civil service also attended.
All time
UK terrorism threat level raised to 'severe' after Liverpool bomb blast
The driver reportedly locked the passenger inside the cab after growing suspicious about his intentions.
President Higgins and Taoiseach Leo Varadkar attend Remembrance Sunday ceremonies
President Higgins diary notes that he will be in attendance ” in honour of those who died in war”.
Police believe dissident republicans left a viable device near a Remembrance Sunday commemoration
West Tyrone MLA Tom Buchanan expressed his disgust at the alert.
Northern Irish FA back down on ban of poppy shirts
Initially the IFA had forbidden the sale of the special edition jersey.
Angry backlash after Irish pub in England refuses people wearing poppies
A protest was held outside the pub the following evening.
Government accepts Britain's invitation to Remembrance Sunday wreath-laying
Ireland has attended the ceremony before — but this is the first time we’ve been asked to lay a wreath at the Cenotaph.
Man arrested for posting photo of burning poppy on Facebook
The 19-year-old is due to be questioned by police in England today about the photograph of the burning poppy, which was reportedly accompanied by an offensive comment.