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# gpo - Tuesday 14 March, 2017

Postmasters' protest storms the GPO

Bríd Smith TD said that the government has been “passing the parcel” on the issue of post offices.

# gpo - Monday 23 January, 2017

'A serious accident waiting to happen' - cyclists not happy with Luas lines on single lane O'Connell Street Lethal This post contains videos

'A serious accident waiting to happen' - cyclists not happy with Luas lines on single lane O'Connell Street

A spate of reports of people falling from their bicycles in traffic, and suffering minor-to-more-serious injuries, have been reported at the site.

# gpo - Monday 14 November, 2016

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

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

# gpo - 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.

# gpo - Sunday 24 April, 2016

It's 100 years to the day since the Easter Rising began

Events were taking place around the country.

# gpo - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Copy of Proclamation sells for €150,000 at auction

A bundle of keys for the GPO also sold for €3,400.

Photos: Republican Sinn Féin march down O'Connell Street for 1916 commemoration 1916 This post contains images

Photos: Republican Sinn Féin march down O'Connell Street for 1916 commemoration

The parade attracted a large crowd in Dublin’s city centre.

# gpo - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Poll: Should we do this every year? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should we do this every year?

There’s wide agreement that the national celebrations went quite well. But should they be repeated?

Man sleeping rough at GPO says 1916 leaders 'must be turning in their graves'

“The people that stood on this doorstep in 1916 did not stand for this,” Mick Keane says.

# gpo - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Watch: The proclamation of the Irish Republic has been read once more at the GPO The Ownership Of Ireland This post contains videos

Watch: The proclamation of the Irish Republic has been read once more at the GPO

The proclamation, first read by Padraig Pearse on Easter Monday 1916, was re-read by Defence Forces Captain Peter Kelleher

# gpo - Sunday 20 March, 2016

# gpo - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

The GPO’s flashy new 1916 exhibit is a cross between Rebellion and Call of Duty The Rising This post contains videos This post contains images

The GPO’s flashy new 1916 exhibit is a cross between Rebellion and Call of Duty

It opens the day after Easter Monday.

# gpo - Monday 22 February, 2016

From The42 Now there’s a Dublin version of that 1916 commemorative jersey for all you true blue Easter Rising fans History

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.

# gpo - Sunday 7 February, 2016

RTÉ cameraman injured in demonstrations on O'Connell Street

O’Connell Street has now returned to normal.

# gpo - Friday 5 February, 2016

‘Anti-Islamic group Pegida are coming to town. We can’t afford to laugh and dismiss them’

Two protests are taking place this Saturday – there are bound to be a clash of ideas, writes Julien Mercille.

# gpo - Saturday 23 January, 2016

Pictures: Anti-water charge protests have been taking place all over the country today

The organisers of the protests claim that 20,000 people took part in the demonstration earlier in Dublin.

# gpo - Tuesday 15 December, 2015

Dublin could be about to get a brand new 1916 Quarter

They say it will help in rejuvenation.

# gpo - Saturday 14 November, 2015

Tears and tricolours as Irish and French stand together in solidarity

Thousands marched in Dublin with vigils elsewhere to remember the dead.

# gpo - Wednesday 4 November, 2015

"It's November. Would you ever go home?": Santa and some Irish models kicked off Christmas today

A slightly frazzled looking polar bear also lent a hand.

The Stephen's Green market is no more ... but there's a Christmas plan for the Clerys shopfront

The Christmas plan for Dublin city has been confirmed. Here’s what’s going on…

# gpo - 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.

# gpo - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Four people arrested at a pro-choice abortion rally in Dublin

All four of those arrested were men in their 20s.

# gpo - Friday 17 July, 2015

Here's what Dublin's newest Wetherspoons looks like

The Old Borough in Swords will open its doors next week.

# gpo - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

‘”They are soldiers…”: Defence Forces WILL have guns during the Easter 2016 parade

Minister for Defence Simon Coveney said the Defence Forces will be central to practically all of the events that will happen next year.

# gpo - Friday 10 April, 2015

A unionist sang an Orange song in the GPO on Easter Monday in front of Dev’s grandson

It was part of a special Raidió na Gaeltachta show on Easter Monday.

# gpo - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Military ceremony commemorates those who died in 1916 Rising GPO

Military ceremony commemorates those who died in 1916 Rising

It concluded with an Air Corps fly past.

# gpo - Sunday 16 November, 2014

"Embarrassing unhistorical sh*t": 2016 advisor doubles-down on video criticism

The glossy montage posted on the Government’s official site included cameos from the Queen and David Cameron, but made no mention whatsoever of any of the signatories of the Proclamation.

# gpo - Wednesday 1 October, 2014

Dublin set for Hong Kong pro-democracy protest this evening

The protest will take place at 17.30 today outside the GPO on O’Connell Street.

# gpo - Saturday 20 September, 2014

Irish Water protesters leave their estates for protest in Dublin city centre

The new water charges are set to begin in just under two weeks time.

# gpo - Saturday 12 July, 2014

'We want justice' chants at Dublin Gaza rally, as conflict death toll tops 125

Around 1,500 people turned out for today’s solidarity march, as the two sides in the Gaza conflict continued to trade fire.

'Let Garth play': GPO protest over Brooks concert fiasco

Hope is fading that a resolution to the debacle can be found, with the parties at an apparent impasse after a compromise deal was rejected on Thursday.

# gpo - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Column: Nordic Rebels – The Swede and Finn who fought in the GPO, 1916

The story of the two Nordic recruits to the cause of the Irish Republic remains one of the most remarkable of Easter Week, writes Damian Shiels.

# gpo - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Gardaí to work with Aussie police as girl found outside GPO is identified

Gardaí have thanked the public for its assistance and are now following a definite line of inquiry.

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

PHOTO: Gardaí release image of mystery GPO girl

Gardaí have released an image of the teenager in the hopes of gathering more information about her.

# gpo - Monday 4 November, 2013

Photograph of unidentified girl found outside GPO to be released

The teenager was found in a ‘distressed state’ in Dublin’s city centre in October.

# gpo - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyone’s talking about water restrictions again, unemployment and 48 children who died of thirst.

# gpo - Saturday 26 October, 2013

Top readers’ comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the most interesting and most popular comments from this week. Did you make it in?

# gpo - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

# gpo - Monday 21 October, 2013

Here’s What Happened Today: Monday

Everyone’s talking about a distressed teenager found outside the GPO, penalties for jobseekers and the merits of cannabis legalisation.

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