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If you missed some of the television broadcasts there is still a chance to catch up on the wonderful RTÉ programming dedicated to marking the centenary of the Easter Rising.

RTÉ Player has a dedicated 1916 Hub, offering a collection of 1916 programmes. From documentaries, live performances and news coverage to the State’s official centenary events, RTÉ provided informative and entertaining content to audiences both domestically and internationally.

OConnell Street destruction, after the Easter Rising (1916)

Réabhlóid | Last Chance 28/04/16



Inside the GPO (Episodes 3, 4 and 5) | Final Episode 19/05/16


A Fanatic Heart : Geldof on Yeats

A Fantastic Heart: Geldof on Yeats | Last Chance 30/04/16

Eoin O Suilleabhain as P H Pearse

Insurrection (Episodes 1-8) | Final Episode 19/05/16



Rising to Reconciliation | Last Chance 09/05/16

RTE Aerial footage of the 1916 State Commemorations on Easter Sunday as the Air Corps Fly By

Aerial Coverage 1916 State Commemorations | Last Chance 12/05/16


Irish poet Theo Dorgan

A Poet’s Rising | Last Chance 19/05/16


John Devoy Roger Casement 1916

News Special: Roger Casement Commemoration | Last Chance 21/05/16



Kidspeak| Extended until 23/06/16



Ireland’s Rising (4 episodes)| Final Episode 19/12/16


Irelands Rising Extras

Ireland’s Rising Extras | Extended until 12/10/16

Catriona Crowe

Life Before the Rising | Extended until 31/01/17


Ar son na Poblachta title image

Ar Son na Poblachta | Extended until 31/01/17


fire in the blood

Fire in the Blood (4 episodes) | Final Episode 21/03/17

Every County Has A Story Leitrim

Every County Has a Story| Extended until 07/03/17

Declan Kibred

A Terrible Beauty| Extended until 15/03/17

Nationwide 1916

Nationwide 1916 (4 episodes) | Final Episode 21/03/17


The Enemy FilesThe Enemy Files | Extended until 21/03/17


state commemoration 1916The State Commemoration of 1916 Easter Rising: Highlights | Extended until 27/03/17

Joe Duffy

Children of the Revolution | Extended until 27/03/17

A Nations Voice

A Nation’s Voice | Extended until 27/03/17


The State Commemoration of 1916 Easter Rising: Main Ceremony | Extended until 27/03/17

state commemoration 1916 higginsThe State Commemoration of 1916 Easter Rising: Kilmainha | Extended until 27/03/17

RTE Aerial footage of the 1916 State Commemorations on Easter Sunday at the GPO

The State Commemoration of 1916 Easter Rising | Extended until 27/03/17

jacks hat

Shortscreen: Jack’s Hat | Extended until 28/03/17


Don’t Forget the Bread | Extended until 28/03/17


Irish Pictorial weekly – 1916 Rising Special | Extended until 30/03/17

The Rubberbandits Guide To 1916

The Rubberbandits’ Guide to 1916 |Extended until 30/03/17

Commemoration of Irish Citizen ArmyCommemoration of Irish Citizen Army | Extended until 31/03/17


The State Commemoration of 1916 Easter Rising: Glasnevin Cemetery | Extended until 03/04/17

Seven Women

Seven Women | Extended until 26/04/17


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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