This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 10 °C Wednesday 3 June, 2020

#Easter Rising

# easter-rising - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Top readers' comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the best, the most popular and the most commented-on pieces from the past week. Did you make it in?

# easter-rising - Thursday 21 February, 2013

Sinn Féin wants to make Easter Rising anniversary a bank holiday

April 24 would become ‘Lá na Poblachta’ – or ‘Republic Day’ – under a Bill introduced by Aengus Ó Snodaigh today.

# easter-rising - Sunday 10 February, 2013

1916 Rising conference to take place in Dublin

The conference will examine the visual elements of the Easter Rising – from flags to national symbols – and examine identity and memory.

# easter-rising - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Members of public invited to have their say on future of 1916 buildings

The final decision will be “hugely influenced by what the people want to see on Moore Street”.

# easter-rising - Sunday 16 September, 2012

The Evening with added finger-wrestling

The things we learned, loved and shared today…

Scars of the Easter Rising you can still see on Dublin streets 1916 Rising This post contains images

Scars of the Easter Rising you can still see on Dublin streets

From bullet holes in masonry to trenches in St Stephen’s Green, we take a look at the physical remnants of the 1916 Easter Rising.

# easter-rising - Sunday 20 May, 2012

Dáil proposal calls for greater protection of 1916 Rising HQ

Sinn Féin is bringing a private members’ motion calling for the protection and full preservation of the Moore Street site.

# easter-rising - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

In pictures: 1916 Easter Rising remembered 1916 Rising This post contains images

In pictures: 1916 Easter Rising remembered

A three-year-old girl wore her great-grandfather’s medals at today’s ceremony.

# easter-rising - Tuesday 1 May, 2012

Deenihan to make decision on Moore St site 'as soon as possible'

The arts minister says the National Museum of Ireland has sent a submission relating to the use of the 1916 Rising HQ.

# easter-rising - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Swab used to clean Collins' corpse 'withdrawn from auction'

The owner of a swab used to clean the corpse of rebel leader Michael Collins has reportedly withdrawn it from an auction.

# easter-rising - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Collins hair ‘withdrawn from auction’ after family reveals sadness at sale

A lock of Michael Collins’ hair is withdrawn from sale after members of his family say they believed the auction was inappropriate.

# easter-rising - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Six arrested after Real IRA threats at 1916 commemoration

Members of the 32 County Sovereignty Movement gathered to recall the 1916 Easter Rising in Derry yesterday.

# easter-rising - Monday 9 April, 2012

Lock of Michael Collins' hair to be auctioned

The lock of hair is amongst a range of items of historical value being auctioned off in Dublin this month. Other items include newspapers, pistols and photographs.

# easter-rising - Sunday 8 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

Anthem composer and tricolour creator honoured at Glasnevin

Peadar Kearney, who wrote Amhrán na bhFiann, and Edward Hollywood who created the national flag, were remembered.

In pictures: Crowds gather to remember the 1916 Easter Rising 1916 This post contains images

In pictures: Crowds gather to remember the 1916 Easter Rising

The Taoiseach and the President were amongst those at the event outside the GPO in Dublin’s O’Connell Street.

President and Taoiseach to attend ceremony marking 1916 Rising

A ceremony will take place outside the GPO on O’Connell Street in Dublin later today.

# easter-rising - Sunday 5 February, 2012

Taoiseach rules out removing ‘FF’ from Defence Forces logo

Enda Kenny has ruled out changing the logo of the Defence Forces in advance of 2016, or changing the national anthem.

# easter-rising - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Gay Mitchell: "I will sign any bill that's constitutional"

Fine Gael’s Presidential candidate says he will sign any bill put before him – and insists he has no prejudice against gay people.

# easter-rising - Sunday 24 April, 2011

Ceremony held to mark 95th anniversary of Easter Rising Easter Rising This post contains images

Ceremony held to mark 95th anniversary of Easter Rising

The Taoiseach Enda Kenny and president Mary McAleese took part in the ceremony to mark the 95th anniversary of the Easter Rising on Dublin’s O’Connell Street earlier today.

# easter-rising - Monday 28 March, 2011

De Valera colluded with British authorities to break the IRA

Newly-released documents show how Éamon De Valera colluded with the British authorities to crush the IRA.

1 2 3 4 5