100 Orchards To Be Planted To Mark Ireland’s Centenary Celebrations

GIY have teamed up with SAP Landscapes to donate fruit trees which will see 100 orchards simultaneously planted across the country on November 26th to mark Ireland’s Centenary celebrations.   Schools, community groups and workplaces from across the country are now invited to apply for an ‘Orchard in an Hour’ pack. The free pack from […]

Tipperary Library Service To Host Panel Discussion On The 1916 Rising

As 2016 draws to a close, Tipperary County Council Library Service is holding an author panel event on ‘1916: Remembering the Rising’. Join our panel discussion to remember, reflect and re-imagine this pivotal period in Irish history. The panel will feature writers who have approached the subject in diverse and interesting ways. Chaired by Fran […]

Slieve Bloom Association 1916 Exhibitions Tour – Saturday 17th September

The 1916 Exhibitions Tour is a day tour visiting numerous 1916 exhibitions in Dublin. Every year the Slieve Bloom Association hosts an Annual Tour. As this year marks the Centenary of the 1916 Rising, the Slieve Bloom Association are hosting a 1916 Exhibitions Tour on Saturday 17th September. The bus will depart Kinnitty at 8:30am […]

Member of Council of State Ruairí McKiernan launches stirring call to action #NewIrelandRising

Sunday April 24th is the 100th anniversary of the start of the 1916 Rising and the reading of the proclamation. To mark it social campaigner and member of the Council of State Ruairí McKiernan has released a powerful short video called ‘A New Ireland Rising’. It is a stirring reflection on 1916 and a call […]

Easter Monday Commemoration in Golden

You are cordially invited to the Easter Monday commemoration in Golden, Co. Tipperary, on March 28th, to commemorate signatory to the 1916 Proclamation Tomás McDonagh (of Cloughjordan). Parade will assemble at the GAA grounds and march to the castle and commemorative monument at the bridge in Golden. The main speaker on the day will be […]

1916 Easter Rising to be celebrated in European Parliament

A two-day celebration of Ireland’s 1916 Easter Rising will take place in the European Parliament in Brussels next week.   The celebration will comprise of a series of events which will include historical and political hearings, a concert of Irish music, dramatic re-enactments and a presentation of a copy of the 1916 Proclamation of Independence.   […]

Easter Sunday commemoration in Carrick-on-Suir March 27th

You are cordially invited to the Easter Sunday commemoration in Carrick-on-Suir, Co. Tipperary, on March 27th. This will consist of a march from the Town Hall car park to the Republican plot in St Mary’s Cemetery. The main speaker on the day will be Kathleen Funchion, recently elected Sinn Féin TD for Carlow/Kilkenny. The Chair […]