We have often been blessed with good weather for the annual Commemoration and last year’s 97th Anniversary was no exception.On a lovely sunny day, events commenced with Piper Mark Toner of the Dublin Fire Brigade summoning all the participants to the memorial statue of Eire. Gary Deering, Chairman of the Commemoration Group, welcomed everyone & introduced the wreath layers for the day.       The first wreath, commemorating the volunteers, was laid by Liam Flynn and his niece Marie Therese. Liam is a son of Anthony Flynn, who took part in the Custom House attack, and both Liam & Marie Therese gave eloquent speeches of remembrance.  The second wreath, in remembrance of the civilians killed, was laid by our own Des White. Des, who ...

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