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#Centenary

# centenary - Friday 15 February, 2019

Quartet of South American nations make joint bid to host 2030 World Cup

A potential bid by Ireland and Britain would face opposition from Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay.

# centenary - Sunday 20 January, 2019

From TheJournal.ie The Dáil sat for the very first time 100 years ago tomorrow. Here's what they talked about Centenary

The Dáil sat for the very first time 100 years ago tomorrow. Here's what they talked about

Many of those elected to the Dáil were listed as “fé ghlas ag Gallaibh” (imprisoned by the foreigners).

# centenary - Saturday 29 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Government urged to apologise for the at least 77 executed by Free State during Civil War Commemorations

Government urged to apologise for the at least 77 executed by Free State during Civil War

In the Dáil in 2011, Leo Varadkar said those executed without trial during this time period were “murdered”.

# centenary - Friday 14 December, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 1918 was an 'incredibly dramatic year' for Ireland Centenary

1918 was an 'incredibly dramatic year' for Ireland

We took a trip to the archives to find out about some of the fascinating people involved.

From TheJournal.ie On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote Centenary

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote

We take a look at the important moments leading up to the momentous event.

# centenary - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Calls to move Presidential Inauguration date as it will clash with Armistice Day memorial Centenary

Calls to move Presidential Inauguration date as it will clash with Armistice Day memorial

Labour and Sinn Féin said the date should be changed.

# centenary - Thursday 2 August, 2018

100 years on from Gaelic Sunday: When the GAA made a defiant stand against the British Empire Historic Day This post contains videos

100 years on from Gaelic Sunday: When the GAA made a defiant stand against the British Empire

This weekend clubs across Ireland are asked to honour the brave men and women who gathered in uprising against their oppressors.

# centenary - Sunday 1 July, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Posters and postcards show how Irish suffragists were 'ridiculed and feared' Exhibition

Posters and postcards show how Irish suffragists were 'ridiculed and feared'

The fascinating documents are on show until September.

# centenary - Saturday 16 June, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Heroes of the first transatlantic flight Alcock and Brown to be celebrated at Clifden centenary Alcock And Brown 100

Heroes of the first transatlantic flight Alcock and Brown to be celebrated at Clifden centenary

In June 1919 John Alcock and Arthur Whitten-Brown made history being the first people to complete a non-stop transatlantic flight

# centenary - Monday 30 April, 2018

Wexford will wear this special commemorative jersey for their Leinster SFC opener

It’s 100 years since the Model County won four successive All-Ireland titles.

# centenary - Sunday 15 April, 2018

From TheJournal.ie 'Devastation on both sides of the Atlantic': 100 years on from Ireland's worst maritime disaster Rms Leinster

'Devastation on both sides of the Atlantic': 100 years on from Ireland's worst maritime disaster

More than 500 people died when the RMS Leinster was sunk by three torpedoes in 1918.

# centenary - Sunday 11 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Step into the archives and look back at the incredible year of 1918 Snapshot Of Ireland

Step into the archives and look back at the incredible year of 1918

This week we brought you the story of Ireland 100 years ago.

# centenary - Friday 9 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie From the archives: A Christmas card from Countess Markievicz in Holloway Prison Centenary

From the archives: A Christmas card from Countess Markievicz in Holloway Prison

In our final piece marking the centenary of the women’s vote in 1918, we take a look at items in the archive related to Countess Markievicz.

# centenary - Thursday 8 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie This Waterford woman's diary shows us what life was like in Ireland 100 years ago Centenary

This Waterford woman's diary shows us what life was like in Ireland 100 years ago

It was written by Rosamond Jacob, a feminist and suffragist.

# centenary - Wednesday 7 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Fighting for equality: The life of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington Votes For Women

Fighting for equality: The life of Hanna Sheehy Skeffington

The suffragette smashed a window at Dublin Castle in 1912.

# centenary - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote Centenary

On this day 100 years ago, Irish women got the vote

We take a look at the important moments leading up to the momentous event.

# centenary - Monday 5 February, 2018

From TheJournal.ie What the National Library archives tell us about the 'incredibly dramatic year' of 1918 Centenary

What the National Library archives tell us about the 'incredibly dramatic year' of 1918

We took a trip to the archives to find out about some of the fascinating people involved.

# centenary - Monday 1 January, 2018

From TheJournal.ie UK government will commemorate the election of republican Countess Markievicz next December Vote 100

UK government will commemorate the election of republican Countess Markievicz next December

Constance Markievicz was sentenced to death for her part in the 1916 Rising, but her life was spared because she was a woman.

# centenary - Saturday 21 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie 'The whole street is dying' - Moore Street traders feel they're being wiped out Moore Street This post contains videos

'The whole street is dying' - Moore Street traders feel they're being wiped out

Marie Cullen has been working beneath scaffolding on Moore Street for the past year.

# centenary - Thursday 29 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Have you ever read a book by James Joyce? Centenary This post contains a poll

# centenary - Monday 26 December, 2016

Double sporting success makes 2016 a year to remember in Dublin suburb

Ballyboden St Enda’s and Annalise Murphy both brought some very special silverware back to Rathfarnham.

# centenary - Sunday 25 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'I reacted with my training': Canadian ambassador on why he tackled an Irish protester Kevin Vickers

'I reacted with my training': Canadian ambassador on why he tackled an Irish protester

In a wide-ranging interview with TheJournal.ie, the ambassador also spoke of his admiration for Garda Commissioner Nóirín O’Sullivan.

# centenary - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "He gave up a lot for us" - 100 years after his execution Ireland pays tribute to Roger Casement Patriot

"He gave up a lot for us" - 100 years after his execution Ireland pays tribute to Roger Casement

A commemoration was held for Casement this morning in Glasnevin Cemetery, Dublin.

# centenary - Friday 1 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie President Higgins joins British royals to mark Battle of the Somme centenary Centenary

President Higgins joins British royals to mark Battle of the Somme centenary

Today marks 100 years since the start of the four-and-a-half month battle which left over one million dead or injured.

# centenary - Saturday 11 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Fancy having a 1916-themed 'Street Feast'? Thousands will be this weekend... Marking The Centenary

Fancy having a 1916-themed 'Street Feast'? Thousands will be this weekend...

The 7th annual ‘Street Feast’ takes place tomorrow.

# centenary - Sunday 24 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Here's What Happened Today: Sunday News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

The Easter Rising, Joshua Molloy’s release and new cycle lane proposals had people talking.

# centenary - Sunday 17 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Historical Irish items saved from being dumped are up for auction Living History

Historical Irish items saved from being dumped are up for auction

The special centenary auction has over 600 items available to be bought.

# centenary - Thursday 14 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Australians travelling to Ireland warned of 'increased tensions' ahead of 1916 anniversary Travel Advice

Australians travelling to Ireland warned of 'increased tensions' ahead of 1916 anniversary

The travel guidelines were updated on Monday.

# centenary - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ had another 'Riverdance moment' last night Centenary

RTÉ had another 'Riverdance moment' last night

Centenary, which gathered together some of Ireland’s most talented musicians and performers, gave everyone goosebumps.

# centenary - Sunday 27 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Watch: RTÉ just tortured an incredibly cute child into giving them his take on 1916 Ah Bless This post contains videos

# centenary - Saturday 26 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Will you be attending an event over the 1916 centenary weekend? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Will you be attending an event over the 1916 centenary weekend?

The next three days will see celebrations in Dublin and across the country in commemoration of the centenary of the Easter Rising.

# centenary - Thursday 24 March, 2016

From The Daily Edge This Cork supermarket has a very patriotic deal on whiskey this week That's The Spirit

# centenary - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Dublin churches forced to close on Easter Sunday due to 1916 security cordon Easter Mass

Dublin churches forced to close on Easter Sunday due to 1916 security cordon

The Archdiocese said parishes in the city centre were told there will be no ready access to their churches on the day.

# centenary - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There's a 1916 chocolate bar and some people aren't happy about it Choclomation This post contains a poll

There's a 1916 chocolate bar and some people aren't happy about it

The bar wrapper shows that heads of the 1916 leaders as well as the Proclamation.

# centenary - Sunday 18 October, 2015

From TheJournal.ie WWI nurse executed by firing squad helped two Irish soldiers escape their German captors Opinion

WWI nurse executed by firing squad helped two Irish soldiers escape their German captors

This month marks the centenary commemoration of brave and inspirational nurse Edith Cavell who was shot by firing squad.

# centenary - Saturday 22 August, 2015

From TheJournal.ie There's a new musical about the 1916 Rising - and it's pretty slick The Bloody Irish

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.

# centenary - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie 'A major distraction': It looks like there'll be no Royals at the 1916 centenary Not Happening

'A major distraction': It looks like there'll be no Royals at the 1916 centenary

A junior minister pretty much confirmed it won’t be happening last night.

# centenary - Tuesday 24 March, 2015

From TheJournal.ie The Defence Forces will deliver an Irish flag to every school in the country for 2016 Special Delivery

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

That’s around 4,000 schools, altogether.

# centenary - Wednesday 4 February, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Joe Duffy is writing a book Centenary

Joe Duffy is writing a book

The radio host will release the book in illustrated hardback in October.

# centenary - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Will we be able to buy drink on Good Friday this year? Publicans think it's a possibility... Any Excuse

Will we be able to buy drink on Good Friday this year? Publicans think it's a possibility...

This comes after Irish publicans held a meeting with Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald.

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