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RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta Live Progammes: 1916 – Dearcadh na hÓige.

16:15 - 17:00

Mansion House – The Oak Room

This seven programme series on RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta, features imaginative programmes by secondary school students from across Ireland who were chosen from entries to a 1916 Radio Competition run by the station.  On Easter Monday, at a special event at 4.30 pm in the Mansion House, Lord Mayor of Dublin Críona Ní Dhálaigh will present the school behind the winning programme with a cheque for €1000.  The programme will be broadcast live, and presented by Sinéad Ní Uallacháin.

Representatives from each of the seven schools to make the final in our schools competition will be in attendance. The schools involved were Coláiste an Eachréidh in Co. Galway, Pobalscoil Chloich Cheann Fhaola in Co. Donegal, Our Lady’s Grammar School in Newry, Co. Down, Coláiste Íde in An Daingean Co. Kerry, Gairmscoil na bPiarsach in Ros Muc, Co. Galway, Clonkeen College in Blackrock in Dublin, and Coláiste Íosagáin in Booterstown in Dublin.

Sraith seacht gclár le daltaí ó mheánscoileanna ar fud na tíre atá i 1916 – Dearcadh na hÓige a d’eascair as Comórtas Clár Raidió a reáchtáil RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta.  Ar Luan Cásca, ag ócáid speisialta i dTeach an Ard Mhéara i mBaile Átha Cliath ag 4.15 pm, bronnfaidh Ardmhéara na cathrach Críona Ní Dhálaigh duais €1000 ar an gclár is fearr sa tsraith.  Cuirfidh Sinéad Ní Uallacháin an ócáid i láthair beo ón ardchathair.


Photograph courtesy of the National Museum of Ireland


Abbey Theatre, An Garda Siochana, Association of Professional Genealogists Ireland, Band of An Garda Siochana, Buswells Hotel, Capuchin Friary, Century Ireland, Cobblestone, Conradh na Gaeilge, Dubray Books Grafton Street, Dublin Fire Brigade Pipe Band, Dublin Institute of Technology, Eason’s O’Connell Street, Gallery of Photography. Garda Historical Society, Generator Hostel, Glasnevin Trust, Grafton Barbers, Hodges Figgis Dawson Street, Irish Film Archive, Irish Veteran & Vintage Car Club. John Shevlin Millinery, Little Museum of Dublin, Louis Copeland & Sons, Manning's Bakery, Massey Funeral Directors, Maynooth University, Merrion Square Artists Association, National College of Art and Design, National Library of Ireland, National Museum at Collins Barracks, National Transport Museum of Ireland, NUI Galway, Poetry Ireland, Queen's University Belfast, Royal College of Physicians in Ireland, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Royal Dublin Fusiliers Association, Royal Hibernian Academy, St Michan's Church of Ireland Parish, St Michan's Roman Catholic Parish, St Vincent de Paul, SIPTU, The Four Courts, Trinity College Dublin, University College Cork, University College Dublin, University of Limerick, University of Ulster, Whyte’s Irish Art & Collectables, National Print Museum, Irish Guild of Weavers Spinners & Dyers, ICA, Feltmakers Ireland, Irish Woodturners Guild, Doran Barber Shop The Pram Doctor, The Merrion Square Artists Association, The Dice Bar, Third Space, The Family Resource Centre St. Michael’s Estate, Brown Bag Films, The Stoneybatter and Smithfield People’s History Project, The Revenue Museum,

RTÉ would like to gratefully acknowledge the support and participation of the individual speakers who were kind enough to share their research and private collections with the public as part of the RTÉ Reflecting the Rising project. A big thanks also to the many volunteers and actors who gave their time so generously to help make RTÉ Reflecting the Rising a memorable and successful day.

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