Advertisement
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.
OK
Dublin: 10 °C Wednesday 18 September, 2019

#the rising

# the-rising - Saturday 8 April, 2017

From The42 'Unheard of': Royal County rugby on verge of coronation as Navan challenge on two fronts On The Up

'Unheard of': Royal County rugby on verge of coronation as Navan challenge on two fronts

The influence of director of rugby Alan Kingsley and some energetic U20s is pushing Navan torwads their first promotion since reaching the UBL.

# the-rising - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Looking back: 16 moments from the 1916 centenary that buoyed the nation's spirits

From the big moments to the little memories – here are our highlights from the celebrations.

# the-rising - Monday 2 May, 2016

Dublin's least attractive Liffey bridge will get a new name this week

The bridge is to be named after Tom Clarke – one of the leaders of the 1916 Rising.

# the-rising - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Charity boss reckons he's still owed €48k for Easter Rising damage

He’s not entirely serious, mind… The events at ‘The Mendo’ in 1916 are depicted in a new play.

# the-rising - Saturday 2 April, 2016

1916 Liveblog: The Rising is over - 362 dead, hundreds more injured and the fate of the rebel leaders is unknown

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising one hundred years ago.

# the-rising - Thursday 31 March, 2016

1916 Liveblog Day 4: Dublin burns and 32 civilians killed in a bloody, bitter day for the Rising

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising one hundred years ago.

# the-rising - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

1916 Liveblog Day 3: 73 people dead on the worst day of the Rising so far

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising one hundred years ago.

# the-rising - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

1916 Liveblog Day 2: 37 people were killed today, mostly civilians

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising one hundred years ago.

# the-rising - Monday 28 March, 2016

1916 Liveblog: 55 dead as rebels take over the GPO, the Four Courts and Stephen's Green

Moment by moment, TheJournal.ie is following what happened during the 1916 Rising which began on Easter Monday one hundred years ago.

# the-rising - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Beautiful weather, smiling faces and emotional moments as Ireland remembers 1916

As it was 100 years ago, the GPO was at the heart of the action.

# the-rising - Saturday 26 March, 2016

Everything you need to know about getting into and around Dublin this weekend

Planning on attending a 1916 event? Not sure what the arrangements are?

# the-rising - Friday 18 March, 2016

1916 victory: Moore Street has been declared a 'battlefield site'

The government will now have to revisit an earlier decision which could lead to the demolition of certain buildings.

# the-rising - Friday 4 March, 2016

Poll: Will you be going to a 1916 centenary event? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you be going to a 1916 centenary event?

From small local events to the big State occasions, hundreds of events are planned around the country.

# the-rising - 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.

# the-rising - Saturday 6 February, 2016

These gorgeous cartoons will help you easily understand what happened in 1916

Artist Fergal McCarthy’s work is on show at the Little Museum of Dublin.

# the-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.

# the-rising - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Claiming victory, Moore Street demonstrators end their protest

It follows a High Court ruling yesterday. No demolition work will take place at the terrace for two weeks.

# the-rising - Monday 11 January, 2016

'I slept in 18 Moore Street in protest this weekend. Once these buildings are gone, they're gone'

The ultimate question in all of this is, ‘what we value more as a society’. We can always build more shopping centres or hotels in different city centre sites, but we can never rebuild our history once destroyed, writes Sean Fox.

# the-rising - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Busting the myths of who exactly was inside Dublin's GPO during the Easter Rising...

The GPO Garrison Easter Week, a 30-year labour of love for author Jimmy Wren, aims to say definitively who was present in the landmark building during the seismic events of late April 1916.

# the-rising - Friday 8 January, 2016

"We want the Republic": Rally to support Occupy Moore Street protesters

A crowd of around 200 people were addressed by Sinn Féin’s Mary Lou McDonald and other politicians.

# the-rising - Thursday 7 January, 2016

Gerry Adams: Enda just doesn't get 1916

“It is an inconvenient issue that they want to get out of the way,” the Sinn Féin leader has told supporters in Dublin this evening.

# the-rising - Sunday 3 January, 2016

What's up with the f****** swearing in RTÉ's new 1916 drama?

And is it historically accurate?

Joe Duffy's book on Easter Rising children tops Christmas bestsellers list

Second on the list was Jim McGuinness’s memoir.

# the-rising - 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?

# the-rising - Monday 14 September, 2015

3,200 primary schools are going to get a new Irish flag - and Proclamation

It’s part of a new 1916 Centenary initiative.

# the-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.

# the-rising - Saturday 22 August, 2015

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.

# the-rising - 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.

# the-rising - Friday 22 May, 2015

RTÉ's making a drama on the 'violent birth of modern Ireland' - by the guy who wrote Charlie

Brian Gleeson and Love/Hate’s Charlie Murphy (Siobhán) are set to star in the new five-part drama.

# the-rising - Wednesday 22 April, 2015

War of words: Gerry Adams had a massive go at Micheál Martin tonight Arrogance And Delusion This post contains videos

War of words: Gerry Adams had a massive go at Micheál Martin tonight

The Sinn Féin president has responded to recent comments from the Fianna Fáil leader.

# the-rising - Sunday 19 April, 2015

"A dangerous lie": Micheál Martin rubbishes Sinn Féin's connection with 1916

Gerry Adams dismissed Martin’s comments as a “hysterical rant”.

# the-rising - 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.

# the-rising - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

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

That’s around 4,000 schools, altogether.

# the-rising - Friday 20 March, 2015

The 9 at 9: Friday

It’s FRIDAY. Here’s everything you need to know as you start your morning.

# the-rising - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Fianna Fáil and Sinn Féin are battling to lead the 1916 celebrations

The Government’s efforts to mark the Centenary have been met with widespread criticism.

# the-rising - Saturday 7 February, 2015

# the-rising - Friday 21 November, 2014

Bullets, blood and childbirth: Emergency services and the 1916 Rising

It’s all in a logbook that was bought by Dublin City Council.

# the-rising - Saturday 15 November, 2014

Open thread: How should we mark the 1916 centenary?

There’s been some sharp criticism of the Government’s plans for 2016. How do you think we should Remember, Reconcile, Imagine, Present and Celebrate?

1 2