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Irish volunteer uniform and Mauser rifle on show in the “Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn museum”

Irish volunteer uniform and Mauser rifle on show in the "Irish Linen Centre and Lisburn museum" Pat O'Hagan on behalf of the Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisaton has loaned an Irish Volunteers uniform and equuipment to Lisburn museum. Article courtesey of Andersonstown news.    

Fian Seamus Courtney Passage West,Cork

Fian Seamus Courtney O/C Fianna Eireann,Cork, he died as the result of the ill effects of a hunger strike while he was in jail for illegal drilling in 1919. " Seamus Courtney was arrested in 1917 and lodged in Cork jail where he went on hunger strike. This undermined his health and on his release [...]

Report of the Irish Ceremony at Bannockburn on the 700th Anniversary of the Battle

Report of the Irish Ceremony at Bannockburn on the 700th Anniversary of the Battle In brilliant sunshine on 21 June a crowd of around a hundred Irish and Scots attended an Irish ceremony to mark the 700th anniversary of the Battle of Bannockburn, when over the two days of 23 and 24 June 1314, under [...]

By |June 26th, 2014|Commemorative Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Easter Saturday Exhibition, April 19th 2014, Cork City

2014-04-19-14.07.53-150x150Irish Volunteers Exhibition Easter Saturday, April 19th, 2014 in Cork City. We had a very good exhibition at the South parish community centre in Cork on Saturday. The event was well attended and was opened by the deputy Mayor of Cork city. Joe Healy gave a talk on Cummann na mBan and the Volunteers and it was very well received. Well done Joe!

By |April 21st, 2014|Commemorative Events, Past Exhibitions, Uncategorized|2 Comments

Revolutionary decade roadshow’ event, Muckross House, Killarney, Saturday 29 March 2014

The Irish Volunteers Commemorative Organisation will be exhibiting at the “Revolutionary decade roadshow” event, Muckross House, Killarney, Saturday 29 March 2014. We will be participating along with other societies and groups and will have an information stand and  display.The event takes place from 10.am to 3 pm. The event is being held in the School [...]

By |March 22nd, 2014|Commemorative Events, Future Exhibitions|1 Comment

Pádraig Pearse and the Irish Language

Pádraig Mac Piarais agus An Ghaeilge      Taispeántas in Ionad an Phiarsaigh,           27 Sráid an Phiarsaigh, BÁC 2             Luan 3 Márta, Máirt 4 Márta,             Céadaoin 5 Márta agus Déardaoin 6 Márta   ó  12 meánlae — 4 i.n.       Grianghrafanna    Stair     Leabhair                  Saorchead isteach                           Fáilte roimh chách                 Le [...]

By |February 25th, 2014|Commemorative Events|1 Comment

Update on the Save Moore street Campaign

  The news that the Paris Bakery in Moore Street is to be forcibly closed is the latest twist in the bizarre planning history of the Carlton Site. At a time when most small business's are going to the wall the most successful business in the heart of historic Dublin is to be closed with [...]

By |February 14th, 2014|Commemorative Events, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Irish Volunteer Commemorative Organisation Exhibition Wexford Town February 8, 2014

2014-02-08 15.50.04Irish Volunteer Commemorative Organisation Exhibition in Wexford Town, February 8, 2014. We would like to thank the people of Wexford for the very warm welcome we received.

By |February 9th, 2014|Commemorative Events, Past Exhibitions|0 Comments