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A Proclamation For An Australian Republic - Competition

To celebrate the centenary of the proclamation of the Irish Republic at the Dublin GPO on 24 April 1916, the Melbourne Celtic Club, through its Cultural Heritage Committee is holding a competition to write a Proclamation for an Australian Republic. 218 more words


Clann MacKenna International Gathering

Nature of event: Clann MacKenna International Gathering  

Where: McKenna Country – Emyvale, the Barony of Truagh and Monaghan Town

When: 22nd – 24th April 2016. 136 more words


866 Company in Dublin 1916-1919

A brief visit to Dublin
I recently spent a few days in Dublin. It was my first trip to Ireland; I was there for the wedding of a friend from Australia, Simon More, who has made his home there. 2,338 more words

Travels And Sojourns

Dublin Post Office - Headquarters to Ireland's Easter Rising - 1916...100th year 2016

Being a tourist we seek out every piece of information we can in the limited time we are in any place. You tend to learn and retain information at lightening speed when you travel. 197 more words

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Burton has nothing in common with men and women of 1916 - Adams

Sinn Féin Leader Gerry Adams TD has responded this evening to an attack on his party by Tánaiste and Labour Party Leader Joan Burton.

Speaking from Cork where he will attend tomorrow’s re-interment of Thomas Kent, Gerry Adams said: 207 more words


Recognition ... Sean MacDiaramada #ColinMorgan

“There is a Very Strong Feeling  that this role will be Big for Colin.  Internationally, very big, including in the Eastern section of the US.  This role will catapult him into the eyes of the world as a mature, gifted actor … his dedication and hard work will be acknowledged by more and more people, and his elevation into the ranks of great actors will take a leap upward. 82 more words

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