In the centenary year of the Easter Rising, the Irish Defence Forces proved to be popular winners at last night’s Star-Wars-themed Social Media Awards, or Sockies, held at the RDS in Dublin. Delighted for @defenceforces! Well deserved run of awards this evening. #sockies16 #iestaff pic.twitter.com/Emgr2HMuXP via @TheGregMurphy — Irish Examiner (@irishexaminer) May 25, 2016 The organisation, […]
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The 1916 Rising In Lego
By Michele Neylon on January 27, 2016 in Video
2016 marks the centenary of the 1916 Rising so there’s been and will be a lot of activity throughout the year. The 3rd class in Sunday’s Well Boys School in Cork created this stop frame lego movie that covers the events of the rising, including the execution of the leaders. Enjoy!
See Glasnevin Cemetery & Botanic Gardens From A Drone [Video]
By Michele Neylon on November 17, 2014 in Video
Using drones and small, high definition, video cameras we’re seeing more and more videos of cities, parks and monuments from angles that we’d normally never get to see. This one, which was released a couple of months ago, is of Glasnevin Cemetery and Botanic Gardens. The soundtrack is by Kíla, who also supplied some of […]