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Minister to push ahead with plans to get Moore Street market back 'to its former glory'
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Minister to push ahead with plans to get Moore Street market back 'to its former glory'

Oct 17th 2019, 9:13 AM 15,597 Views 36 Comments

Minister Josepha Madigan wants Moore Street to be a ‘heritage hub’ in the capital city.

Plaque commemorating 1916 Rising unveiled at Washington Monument in the US
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Plaque commemorating 1916 Rising unveiled at Washington Monument in the US

Sep 19th 2019, 9:04 AM 13,714 Views 13 Comments

The plaque was a gift from President Michael D Higgins on behalf of the people of Ireland.

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

Jun 13th 2019, 7:30 PM 13,265 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 commemorations take place at the General Post Office
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Easter Rising commemorations take place at the General Post Office

Updated Apr 21st 2019, 12:39 PM 22,989 Views 27 Comments

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

Fancy researching your family history from the revolutionary period? This is a good place to start...
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Fancy researching your family history from the revolutionary period? This is a good place to start...

Dec 28th 2018, 10:00 PM 23,722 Views 6 Comments

Did you have a family member who fought in the Civil War or War of Independence?

Ireland in a Snapshot: Shooting a music video in the Wicklow woods
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Ireland in a Snapshot: Shooting a music video in the Wicklow woods

Dec 8th 2018, 9:00 PM 19,363 Views 2 Comments

I was honoured to be asked to shoot a music video for artist David Rooney, best known for his unique illustrations, I didn’t realise he had a hidden talent as a singer, writes Donal Moloney.

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

May 26th 2018, 8:00 AM 37,762 Views 25 Comments

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

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

Apr 1st 2018, 12:00 PM 12,038 Views 15 Comments

We took a tour with guide and historian Lorcan Collins.

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

Apr 1st 2018, 8:00 AM 11,121 Views 8 Comments

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

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

Feb 14th 2018, 1:45 PM 15,493 Views 33 Comments

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

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

Jan 17th 2018, 6:05 AM 20,709 Views 18 Comments

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

From cream crackers to the 1916 Rising: an exhibition is looking at the history of Jacob’s biscuit factory
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From cream crackers to the 1916 Rising: an exhibition is looking at the history of Jacob’s biscuit factory

Sep 9th 2017, 6:30 AM 12,359 Views 8 Comments

A new exhibition is celebrating the impact of the factory on Ireland and on the lives of thousands of workers.

Protester tackled by Canadian Ambassador apologises publicly for interrupting 1916 event
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Protester tackled by Canadian Ambassador apologises publicly for interrupting 1916 event

Jul 17th 2017, 6:40 PM 21,022 Views 0 Comments

Brian Murphy publicly apologised today in his bid to have his recorded conviction for a public order offence overturned.

'People really loved her': 90th anniversary of Countess Markievicz's funeral to be commemorated
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'People really loved her': 90th anniversary of Countess Markievicz's funeral to be commemorated

Jul 15th 2017, 7:00 AM 16,835 Views 47 Comments

The event will mark her impact on Irish history.

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

Apr 17th 2017, 8:30 AM 327 Views 99 Comments

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

'Callous vandalism': Paint thrown at Glasnevin 1916 memorial
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'Callous vandalism': Paint thrown at Glasnevin 1916 memorial

Apr 9th 2017, 1:50 PM 32,468 Views 269 Comments

The wall includes the names of British soldiers who died in the Rising.

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

Mar 19th 2017, 10:00 AM 18,884 Views 12 Comments

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

The forgotten story of Irish-Australians after the 1916 Rising is getting an international audience
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The forgotten story of Irish-Australians after the 1916 Rising is getting an international audience

Jan 25th 2017, 2:30 PM 21,876 Views 5 Comments

The film explores the support for the Rising in Australia, and the Irish community formed in the country.

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

Dec 25th 2016, 9:00 AM 17,716 Views 49 Comments

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

FAI fined by FIFA for 1916 Rising symbol on jersey
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FAI fined by FIFA for 1916 Rising symbol on jersey

Dec 19th 2016, 12:56 PM 19,140 Views 25 Comments

The Irish FA have also been fined for the use of the poppy, meanwhile.

A massive chunk of the 1916 Jacob's Tricolour has been handed back to Ireland
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A massive chunk of the 1916 Jacob's Tricolour has been handed back to Ireland

Dec 11th 2016, 2:16 PM 17,510 Views 28 Comments

The Jacob’s Tricolour was made after the GPO flag had been either shot or burnt down.

All children to have access to music lessons under ambitious new Irish culture plan
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All children to have access to music lessons under ambitious new Irish culture plan

Dec 8th 2016, 11:53 AM 15,012 Views 24 Comments

The plan is built around five pillars and will involve communities, schools, and arts stakeholders.

Poll: Should the Government have bid on Padraig Pearse's surrender letter?
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Poll: Should the Government have bid on Padraig Pearse's surrender letter?

Dec 8th 2016, 9:10 AM 21,096 Views 124 Comments

The letter was removed from auction after it failed to meet its reserve.

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

Dec 7th 2016, 8:48 PM 21,482 Views 79 Comments

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

Hunt for family of 1916 hero who created iconic tricolour
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Hunt for family of 1916 hero who created iconic tricolour

Dec 6th 2016, 6:10 AM 16,922 Views 12 Comments

Thomas Meldon was one of three men who created the tricolour which flew at Jacob’s factory during the Easter Rising.

Rising again: New name for Ballymun Plaza commemorates 1916 leaders
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Rising again: New name for Ballymun Plaza commemorates 1916 leaders

Nov 30th 2016, 10:36 AM 12,359 Views 38 Comments

The now-demolished block of flats in Ballymun bore the name of the revolutionary leaders.

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

Nov 15th 2016, 5:54 PM 19,455 Views 115 Comments

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

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

Nov 14th 2016, 3:00 PM 10,783 Views 45 Comments

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

Government to block bill calling for new public holiday, despite one of its own calling for the same thing
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Government to block bill calling for new public holiday, despite one of its own calling for the same thing

Nov 3rd 2016, 6:01 AM 15,881 Views 25 Comments

The Public Holidays Bill 2016 is being brought before the Dáil today by Sinn Féin TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh.

Government challenge over Moore Street battlefield site likely to be paid for out of centenary commemoration fund
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Government challenge over Moore Street battlefield site likely to be paid for out of centenary commemoration fund

Oct 4th 2016, 6:03 AM 7,476 Views 32 Comments

Minister for Arts and Heritage Heather Humphreys announced where the funds would come from last week in a committee.

There was an "unlawful entry" at the Moore St battlefield site this morning
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There was an "unlawful entry" at the Moore St battlefield site this morning

Aug 8th 2016, 6:45 PM 16,317 Views 13 Comments

The government also says workers at the site are being harassed.

Government to appeal decision to protect Moore Street battlefield site to Supreme Court
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Government to appeal decision to protect Moore Street battlefield site to Supreme Court

Jun 14th 2016, 7:29 PM 13,465 Views 46 Comments

The Moore Street site was ruled a “battlefield site” by the High Court in March.

Pictures: Canadian ambassador tackles protester at 1916 ceremony
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Pictures: Canadian ambassador tackles protester at 1916 ceremony

May 26th 2016, 3:19 PM 59,248 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
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'Not appropriate': Sinn Féin rejects invitation to commemorate British 1916 deaths

May 26th 2016, 6:15 AM 19,627 Views 169 Comments

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

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

May 18th 2016, 3:49 PM 25,825 Views 48 Comments

And one Cork city councillor wants it moved.

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

May 14th 2016, 1:00 PM 8,315 Views 1 Comment

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

The East Link toll bridge is now officially named after a 1916 leader
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The East Link toll bridge is now officially named after a 1916 leader

May 3rd 2016, 1:56 PM 14,156 Views 23 Comments

It was named on the anniversary of Tom Clarke’s execution.

The 15 Irish railway stations named after the executed 1916 leaders
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The 15 Irish railway stations named after the executed 1916 leaders

Apr 30th 2016, 4:40 PM 40,367 Views 50 Comments

Irish Rail is doing its bit to remember the Rising.

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

Apr 26th 2016, 12:38 PM 16,733 Views 19 Comments

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

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

Apr 25th 2016, 2:45 PM 16,011 Views 11 Comments

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

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