Sean Fleming TD To Deliver Templemore 1916 Oration

Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee, Sean Fleming TD, will deliver the Oration at the Annual 1916 Commemoration in Templemore on Easter Sunday morning. Sean Fleming follows in the footsteps of Jackie Cahill TD, Brian Crowley MEP, & Senator Mark Daly amongst others. The organisers are particularly interested in welcoming Deputy Fleming to the constituency, […]

1916 Commemoration Season Gets Underway At Birr Theatre & Arts Centre

A very special 1916 Commemoration Season gets underway at Birr Theatre & Arts Centre this week. Starting this Saturday 16 April with the play, Sisters of the Rising, the next two months will see a packed programme of theatre, music, discussion, poetry & storytelling at the Offaly venue. Based on eye witness accounts of women […]

1916 Commemoration Season to Savour at Birr Theatre & Arts Centre

Birr Theatre & Arts Centre will host a very special 1916 Commemoration Season starting next month.   Sister of the Rising, written by Offaly playwright and actor Christiane O’Mahony, will kick off proceedings on Saturday 16 April.  The play is a funny and poignant story and a testament to the many forgotten women who fought […]

Tipperary Ógra Fianna Fáil

by Con McGrath The 10th Annual Commemoration of the Easter Rising of 1916 took place recently outside the Town Hall, Templemore, on Easter Sunday 5th April.  The occasion was well attended.  Ger Fogarty acted as MC for the event. The event began with the laying of a wreath by Arthur Griffin, Vice-President of Fianna Fáil. […]

1916 – Dublin Commemoration for Tipperary Hero

A memorial plaque is going to be unveiled in honour of Phil Shanahan TD, the Hollyford patriot who served in the First and Second Dail. The Commemoration is being held in Dublin, on Easter Monday.   The programme will commence 12 Noon at Liberty Hall. The attendance will march to Foley St via Talbot St with a brief stop at the […]

1916 Commemoration Templemore

The Annual 1916 Easter Rising Commemoration, which is organised by Templemore Ógra Fianna Fáil, will take place outside the Town Hall, Templemore on Sunday 20th April at 11am sharp.  This year’s commemoration will include a reading of the Proclamation of the Irish Republic, as well as an oration by our special guest speaker Mr. Brian Crowley, MEP.  […]