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#1916 commemorations

# 1916-commemorations - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Dublin City Council launch unique 5k run to commemorate the 1916 Rising

The route takes in some of the capital’s landmark sites.

# 1916-commemorations - Sunday 13 March, 2016

'We need to assess the threat to the 1916 commemorations'

There needs to be a carefully choreographed evacuation plan with an event of this size, writes Tom Clonan.

# 1916-commemorations - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Sinn Féin wants a new public holiday - but the government isn't keen

What if 24 April was a national public holiday every year?

# 1916-commemorations - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Liam Neeson to use his very particular set of skills to narrate 1916 doc

The series will be aired on RTÉ as well as the BBC.

# 1916-commemorations - Thursday 13 November, 2014

The 1916 commemoration video fails to mention, er... 1916

The 1916 commemoration video fails to mention, er... 1916

And it seems some people are not pleased.

# 1916-commemorations - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Here's how €22 million will be spent on 1916 Rising commemorations

The money will be made available so that the projects can open in time for the centenary of the 1916 Rising.

# 1916-commemorations - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Martin says government is 'obsessed with public relations over substance'

Speaking at his party’s 1916 commemoration, the Fianna Fáil leader said that the failure of the Croke Park Agreement was a “crisis of the government’s own making”.

# 1916-commemorations - Tuesday 3 July, 2012

Unionist leader Drew Nelson to address Seanad today

It will be the first time a member of the Orange Order has ever addressed a house of the Oireachtas.