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#Centenary

From TheJournal.ie Dáil centenary site cost €180,000 to build but fails to draw visitors Echo Chamber

Dáil centenary site cost €180,000 to build but fails to draw visitors

Public was made aware of the site via tweets from Oireachtas Twitter account.

From The42 Quartet of South American nations make joint bid to host 2030 World Cup Centenary

Quartet of South American nations make joint bid to host 2030 World Cup

A potential bid by Ireland and Britain would face opposition from Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay.

From TheJournal.ie The Dáil sat for the very first time 100 years ago tomorrow. Here's what they talked about Centenary

The Dáil sat for the very first time 100 years ago tomorrow. Here's what they talked about

Many of those elected to the Dáil were listed as “fé ghlas ag Gallaibh” (imprisoned by the foreigners).

From TheJournal.ie Government urged to apologise for the at least 77 executed by Free State during Civil War Commemorations

Government urged to apologise for the at least 77 executed by Free State during Civil War

In the Dáil in 2011, Leo Varadkar said those executed without trial during this time period were “murdered”.

From TheJournal.ie 1918 was an 'incredibly dramatic year' for Ireland Centenary

1918 was an 'incredibly dramatic year' for Ireland

We took a trip to the archives to find out about some of the fascinating people involved.

From TheJournal.ie On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote Centenary

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote

We take a look at the important moments leading up to the momentous event.

From TheJournal.ie Calls to move Presidential Inauguration date as it will clash with Armistice Day memorial Centenary

Calls to move Presidential Inauguration date as it will clash with Armistice Day memorial

Labour and Sinn Féin said the date should be changed.

From The42 100 years on from Gaelic Sunday: When the GAA made a defiant stand against the British Empire Historic Day This post contains videos

100 years on from Gaelic Sunday: When the GAA made a defiant stand against the British Empire

This weekend clubs across Ireland are asked to honour the brave men and women who gathered in uprising against their oppressors.

From TheJournal.ie Posters and postcards show how Irish suffragists were 'ridiculed and feared' Exhibition

Posters and postcards show how Irish suffragists were 'ridiculed and feared'

The fascinating documents are on show until September.

From TheJournal.ie Heroes of the first transatlantic flight Alcock and Brown to be celebrated at Clifden centenary Alcock And Brown 100

Heroes of the first transatlantic flight Alcock and Brown to be celebrated at Clifden centenary

In June 1919 John Alcock and Arthur Whitten-Brown made history being the first people to complete a non-stop transatlantic flight

From The42 Wexford will wear this special commemorative jersey for their Leinster SFC opener The Model County

Wexford will wear this special commemorative jersey for their Leinster SFC opener

It’s 100 years since the Model County won four successive All-Ireland titles.

From TheJournal.ie 'Devastation on both sides of the Atlantic': 100 years on from Ireland's worst maritime disaster Rms Leinster

'Devastation on both sides of the Atlantic': 100 years on from Ireland's worst maritime disaster

More than 500 people died when the RMS Leinster was sunk by three torpedoes in 1918.

From TheJournal.ie Step into the archives and look back at the incredible year of 1918 Snapshot Of Ireland

Step into the archives and look back at the incredible year of 1918

This week we brought you the story of Ireland 100 years ago.

From TheJournal.ie From the archives: A Christmas card from Countess Markievicz in Holloway Prison Centenary

From the archives: A Christmas card from Countess Markievicz in Holloway Prison

In our final piece marking the centenary of the women’s vote in 1918, we take a look at items in the archive related to Countess Markievicz.

From TheJournal.ie This Waterford woman's diary shows us what life was like in Ireland 100 years ago Centenary

This Waterford woman's diary shows us what life was like in Ireland 100 years ago

It was written by Rosamond Jacob, a feminist and suffragist.

From TheJournal.ie Fighting for equality: The life of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington Votes For Women

Fighting for equality: The life of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington

The suffragette smashed a window at Dublin Castle in 1912.

From TheJournal.ie On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote Centenary

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote

We take a look at the important moments leading up to the momentous event.

From TheJournal.ie What the National Library archives tell us about the 'incredibly dramatic year' of 1918 Centenary

What the National Library archives tell us about the 'incredibly dramatic year' of 1918

We took a trip to the archives to find out about some of the fascinating people involved.

From TheJournal.ie UK government will commemorate the election of republican Countess Markievicz next December Vote 100

UK government will commemorate the election of republican Countess Markievicz next December

Constance Markievicz was sentenced to death for her part in the 1916 Rising, but her life was spared because she was a woman.

From TheJournal.ie 'The whole street is dying' - Moore Street traders feel they're being wiped out Moore Street This post contains videos

'The whole street is dying' - Moore Street traders feel they're being wiped out

Marie Cullen has been working beneath scaffolding on Moore Street for the past year.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Have you ever read a book by James Joyce? Centenary This post contains a poll
From The42 Double sporting success makes 2016 a year to remember in Dublin suburb Feature

Double sporting success makes 2016 a year to remember in Dublin suburb

Ballyboden St Enda’s and Annalise Murphy both brought some very special silverware back to Rathfarnham.

From TheJournal.ie 'I reacted with my training': Canadian ambassador on why he tackled an Irish protester Kevin Vickers

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

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

From TheJournal.ie "He gave up a lot for us" - 100 years after his execution Ireland pays tribute to Roger Casement Patriot

"He gave up a lot for us" - 100 years after his execution Ireland pays tribute to Roger Casement

A commemoration was held for Casement this morning in Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins joins British royals to mark Battle of the Somme centenary Centenary

President Higgins joins British royals to mark Battle of the Somme centenary

Today marks 100 years since the start of the four-and-a-half month battle which left over one million dead or injured.

From TheJournal.ie Fancy having a 1916-themed 'Street Feast'? Thousands will be this weekend... Marking The Centenary

Fancy having a 1916-themed 'Street Feast'? Thousands will be this weekend...

The 7th annual ‘Street Feast’ takes place tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

The Easter Rising, Joshua Molloy’s release and new cycle lane proposals had people talking.

From TheJournal.ie Historical Irish items saved from being dumped are up for auction Living History

Historical Irish items saved from being dumped are up for auction

The special centenary auction has over 600 items available to be bought.

From TheJournal.ie Australians travelling to Ireland warned of 'increased tensions' ahead of 1916 anniversary Travel Advice

Australians travelling to Ireland warned of 'increased tensions' ahead of 1916 anniversary

The travel guidelines were updated on Monday.

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ had another 'Riverdance moment' last night Centenary

RTÉ had another 'Riverdance moment' last night

Centenary, which gathered together some of Ireland’s most talented musicians and performers, gave everyone goosebumps.

From TheJournal.ie Watch: RTÉ just tortured an incredibly cute child into giving them his take on 1916 Ah Bless This post contains videos
From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you be attending an event over the 1916 centenary weekend? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you be attending an event over the 1916 centenary weekend?

The next three days will see celebrations in Dublin and across the country in commemoration of the centenary of the Easter Rising.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin churches forced to close on Easter Sunday due to 1916 security cordon Easter Mass

Dublin churches forced to close on Easter Sunday due to 1916 security cordon

The Archdiocese said parishes in the city centre were told there will be no ready access to their churches on the day.

From TheJournal.ie There's a 1916 chocolate bar and some people aren't happy about it Choclomation This post contains a poll

There's a 1916 chocolate bar and some people aren't happy about it

The bar wrapper shows that heads of the 1916 leaders as well as the Proclamation.

From TheJournal.ie WWI nurse executed by firing squad helped two Irish soldiers escape their German captors Opinion

WWI nurse executed by firing squad helped two Irish soldiers escape their German captors

This month marks the centenary commemoration of brave and inspirational nurse Edith Cavell who was shot by firing squad.

From TheJournal.ie There's a new musical about the 1916 Rising - and it's pretty slick The Bloody Irish

There's a new musical about the 1916 Rising - and it's pretty slick

The folks in the US will get to see it before us though.

From TheJournal.ie 'A major distraction': It looks like there'll be no Royals at the 1916 centenary Not Happening

'A major distraction': It looks like there'll be no Royals at the 1916 centenary

A junior minister pretty much confirmed it won’t be happening last night.

From TheJournal.ie The Defence Forces will deliver an Irish flag to every school in the country for 2016 Special Delivery

The Defence Forces will deliver an Irish flag to every school in the country for 2016

That’s around 4,000 schools, altogether.

From TheJournal.ie Joe Duffy is writing a book Centenary

Joe Duffy is writing a book

The radio host will release the book in illustrated hardback in October.

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