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Sunday, November 21, 2010

IN REMEMBRANCE OF A NUMBER OF NOTABLE EVENTS IN OUR HISTORY.....


ON Sunday, November 28th , 2010 , Republican Sinn Féin will remember the 90th Anniversaries of a number of notable events in Irish history:


90th Anniversaries - Wynns Hotel , Dublin, Sunday 28th November 2010.

The venue is Wynn’s Hotel, Lower Abbey Street, Dublin , from 11.30am to 4pm, with a break for lunch. All are welcome to this day of commemoration which will take the form of narration of the events, followed by readings from the works of participants and songs connected with the event -


90th Anniversaries :
Terence MacSwiney
Kevin Barry
James Daly
Bloody Sunday
Kilmichael.


Clár :
11.30am: Cathaoirleach will open proceedings.
11.45: Narration by Seán Ó Brádaigh.
12.45pm: Terence Mac Swiney
Biography
Reading from Principles of Freedom:
Shall my sold pass through old Ireland .

1-2pm: Lunch
2pm: Kevin Barry
Biography
Reading
Kevin Barry

2.20: James Daly
Biography
Reading of letters
Lay him away on the hillside

2.35: Bloody Sunday
Biography
List of those killed
Song:

3.15 Kilmichael
Narration
The Boys of Kilmichael

3.45pm:
Summing up by Ruairí Ó Brádaigh.


Free admission , All Welcome!
Thanks,
Sharon.