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# 1916-rising - Yesterday’s News

Protester tackled by Canadian Ambassador at 1916 event has conviction overturned

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

# 1916-rising - Sunday 19 March, 2017

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

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

# 1916-rising - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Bafta nominee for British Short Film award was funded under 1916 Rising scheme

The Irish Film Board said it is “delighted” to see the film being nominated.

# 1916-rising - Sunday 7 August, 2016

After 50 years, Nelson's Pillar is returning to O'Connell Street - in a slightly different format

A Lego model of ‘the Pillar’ is on display in the GPO as part of a recreation of the post office during the 1916 Rising.

# 1916-rising - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

Pay meter for bike rental scheme blocking monument to 1916 leader

And one Cork city councillor wants it moved.

# 1916-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 This post contains images

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

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

Poverty, manslaughter and stealing apples: police records shed light on Dublin 100 years ago

The books contain information on the arrests of figures such as Seán Lemass, James Larkin, James Connolly, and Constance Markievicz.

# 1916-rising - Tuesday 26 April, 2016

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

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

# 1916-rising - Monday 25 April, 2016

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

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

# 1916-rising - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Here's what's happening this weekend to mark the 1916 centenary Easter Rising This post contains videos

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

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

# 1916-rising - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Death and destruction: Claims for compensation after the 1916 Rising

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

# 1916-rising - Thursday 31 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Foil Arms & Hog skit brilliantly parodies RTÉ's coverage of the 1916 centenary Doomdaaa

This Foil Arms & Hog skit brilliantly parodies RTÉ's coverage of the 1916 centenary

“He was a volunteer… In the charity shop.”

# 1916-rising - Monday 28 March, 2016

Costumes, duck parades and a lively céilí as the capital is taken over once more

Crowds descended on the city today to honour the sacrifices made by Irish men and women 100 years ago – and to enjoy the freedom they fought for.

# 1916-rising - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Voices of 1916: 'Con was in love with Lucy - and would have married her if he had lived'

Elizabeth Colbert had not known how deeply involved her brother Con was with the rebels ahead of the Rising – but she knew that he harboured a secret love.

# 1916-rising - Saturday 26 March, 2016

The story behind the railroad workers airbrushed out of this 1916 picture

Changing attitudes over the past century saw railway workers hidden away.

Voices of 1916: 'The bullets fell like rain, the firing came from all sides'

Dr Kathleen Lynn was in Dublin’s City Hall during the Easter Rising, tending the wounded, and relates the tension and horror of that bloody week.

# 1916-rising - Friday 25 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge These two Irish lads got drunk and tried to explain the 1916 Rising Drunk History

These two Irish lads got drunk and tried to explain the 1916 Rising

Was it for this? etc etc…

Voices of 1916: 'I knew it meant war - but I was honoured to print the Proclamation'

Printer Christopher Brady was called to Liberty Hall on Easter Sunday 1916 for a special job – he was stunned to read the text of the Proclamation calling for a Republic.

# 1916-rising - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Voices of 1916: 'John Healy, 14, a schoolboy, had his brain hanging all over his forehead'

A nurse tending the wounded and dying of Easter 1916 at the Mater hospital recalls the shocking sights that would stay with her for the rest of her life.

Was it for this? Rising heroes would be disappointed today, teens say

Almost half of all students do not think that the 1916 leaders would be happy with Ireland today.

# 1916-rising - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Voices of 1916: 'Crying, terrified children came to us for shelter'

Fr Aloysius Travers was at lunch when he heard the first shots of the Rising. By the end, he was accompanying Volunteer leaders to their execution.

# 1916-rising - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

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.

# 1916-rising - Monday 7 March, 2016

Here's why you'll see these women on buses all over Ireland Easter Rising This post contains images

Here's why you'll see these women on buses all over Ireland

They were snipers, cooks and doctors during the 1916 Rising.

From The Daily Edge These Kerry primary school pupils acted out the Rising for a very cute short film Moyderwell Mercy

# 1916-rising - Saturday 5 March, 2016

The story of the chip shop, a Hollywood actor and Pearse's 1916 surrender

The Kingfisher sadly burnt down last week, and the site has an interesting history

# 1916-rising - Saturday 30 January, 2016

From The Daily Edge Finally, 9 important answers to 'Was it for this?' With O'leary

Finally, 9 important answers to 'Was it for this?'

Romantic Ireland’s dead and gone…

# 1916-rising - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

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.

# 1916-rising - Monday 18 January, 2016

Gerry Adams will speak to the nation on the eve of the Rising centenary

The Sinn Féin leader will deliver a keynote speech on live TV at the conclusion of the party’s Ard Fheis.

# 1916-rising - Thursday 24 December, 2015

'It’s more about life than death' - Behind the scenes at Glasnevin Cemetery A Living History This post contains images

'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.

# 1916-rising - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Dublin could be about to get a brand new 1916 Quarter

They say it will help in rejuvenation.

# 1916-rising - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

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.

# 1916-rising - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

# 1916-rising - Friday 18 September, 2015

What you need to know about the 'forgotten patriot' who is getting a state funeral today

Thomas Kent is among the least recognisable of the men executed in 1916, but today he will take centre-stage in the centenary commemorative narrative, writes Brian Hughes.

# 1916-rising - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Last surviving child of executed 1916 leader turns 102

Fr Mallin still writes home to relatives in old Irish script, according to his niece.

# 1916-rising - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Are you a child of the 1916 Rising? This musical project wants you

It has some gigs lined up for next year.

# 1916-rising - Thursday 13 August, 2015

This forgotten patriot is getting a state funeral nearly a century after his execution

Thomas Kent was one of 16 people executed in the aftermath of the Easter Rising.

# 1916-rising - Wednesday 29 July, 2015

Incredible photographs show devastating impact of the Rising Changed Utterly This post contains images

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.

# 1916-rising - Monday 1 June, 2015

Secret police files of Republican activity in Dublin in 1916 now online

More than 230 individuals were monitored.

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