Tuesday 27 September 2016

24 Hours Ireland 2016: Your pictures 2

Published 07/05/2016 | 09:00

Dermot McBrierty and Keith Plummer from Howth Coast Guard in Croke Park. Dermot McBrierty
Dermot McBrierty and Keith Plummer from Howth Coast Guard in Croke Park. Dermot McBrierty
Private Patrick Kehoe on the binoculars and Corporal James Rath pointing. Defence Forces
Corporal Paula Burcheal, a medic with the 52nd Infantry Group UNDOF, treated a local woman for a life-threatening snake bite in one of the positions occupied by Irish troops. The snake was a Palestinian viper.
The attendance at the 1916 Commemoration event at the Irish Embassy in Kenya. It was an hour of poetry, reading and song of the 1916 era, reflecting the many different traditions, ideas and ideologies of the Irish people at the time. Kazi Ushioda
Proud mother Fiona Brown and son Ciaran Cahill, who is in the Naval Service. Fiona Brown
Lieutenant Richie Barber and Corporal James Rath, Two Platoon, 52nd Infantry Group on UN Post 80 overlooking the area of separation in the Golan Heights.
National Ambulance Service Pipes & Drums Band member Rob Murphy checks his military service medals prior to participating in the Easter Rising commemoration parade in Swords, County Dublin. Jim Leonard
Lt Ciaran Carey (2nd Inf Bn) and Sgt Cathal McChesney (2 Bde Ord Gp) of 2 Brigade, Cathal Brugha Barracks perform the daily task of raising the national flag inside the barracks in Rathmines.GERRY MOONEY
Imelda Bardon, Bernie Gilleran, Sandra Collier and Paula Mullen of Westmeath Civil Defence. Photo: Sandra Collier
Ellen Woods from Dromod, Co Leitrim reading her poem about the 1916 Rising that won the County Poetry Competition for schools. She was invited to read her poem at the Commemorative Flag Raising Ceremony in Carrick-on-Shannon. Dympna Woods
Kornelja Lipinskaite (17) taking part in the Swords and Baldoyle Crosscare 1916 re-enactment parade. DOUGLAS O’CONNOR
Runners line up for the Dublin Remembers 1916 5K run in Mountjoy Square, Dublin. Caroline Quinn
John D Ruddy standing where Padraig Pearse stood 100 years ago reading the Proclamation at 12.45pm on April 24. John D Ruddy
John D Ruddy standing where Padraig Pearse stood 100 years ago reading the Proclamation at 12.45pm on April 24. John D Ruddy
Roma Mullen with Thomas Mulhollands 1916 medal. Roma Mullen
Visiting the graveside of WB Yeats in Drumcliffe churchyard, Co Sligo. BOb Rorke
Bridget (Bid) Doherty, who turns 100 years old on July 12, 2016) cutting the Centenary cake in Belderrig Community Centre, Co Mayo. Pádraig McCann
Orla McNamaras dissertation on Women in 1916 finished at 12 noon on Monday, April 25th. Karen McNamara
A family gravestone in St Nahis, Dundrum in Dublin. Some members of the family fought and died on Easter Sunday, 1916. Dave Griffith
Sr Maureen Keogh from the Temple Hill Little Sisters Blackrock celebrating her 100th birthday. Margaret OLeary
Sun shines through the ruins of Ardfert Friary in Co Kerry. Debora Tobin
Abu Dhabi Na Fianna commemorating 1916. Aoife Flynn
A group of ladies pose for a selfie prior to the Rising commemoration parade in Swords, County Dublin. Jim Leonard
Dr Soo Ling Howard from Killaloe, Co Clare marking the centenary. Soo Ling Howard
Children dancing at the RAMS celebration for the anniversary of 1916 Rising in Newcastle, Dublin. Cathy Weatherston
Emma Murphy jumping from 10,000ft for Erics Heroes charity. Emma Murphy
Róisín Ní Mhárta watches her brothers and cousin playing in the fields on a Connemara Sunday. Máirín Ní Mhárta
The twirl. Gillian OLeary
Sunset over Doolin, Co Clare. James Feeney
Lucia Carr and Rosa Grumley peek out in Fanad, Co Donegal. Eímear Carr
Sunday set dancing outdoors in Kilfenora, Co Clare. John Moroney
The crowd in The Hogan Stand react to the second Dublin goal in their win over Kerry in the National Football League final in Croke Park. Michael OShea
Deborah and Yvette OGorman making daisy chains in Arklow, Co Wicklow. Yvette OBeirne
Twins Kallum and Adam Butler from Citywest in Dublin. Photo:
Frances Doyle celebrating her 18th birthday. Mary Doyle
Ellis and Davin Walsh in Slieve Gullion Forest Park outside Newry, Co Down.
Roisin Sherry (right) with her cousins Ciara Sherry (left) and Aidan Sherry (front).
Baby Darragh Campbell born Sunday, April 24 at 4:36pm and weighing in at 9lbs 7ozs.
John, Sarah and David Quinlisk busy pumping milk into the trough for the calves.
Cathal, James and Saoirse Cullinan from Clonmel, Co Tipperary. aine stewart
Fun in Tayto Park. Hiberet Tessema Belay
Michael Donoghue, 14 weeks old, from Donabate in Dublin at bath time. Cliona Byrne
Newborn baby Maisie McCarthy meeting her dog Busby for the first time. Joe and Mel McCarthy
William Kelly, eight months old, had his first trolley ride. Aoife Lucey
Siún Ní Shúilleabháin, four months old, from Gorey, Co Wexford. Diarmaid Ó Súilleabháin
Alice Coyle helping herself to breakfast.REBECCA COYLE
Boys and their toys. Lisa Sewell
Michael Neeson, two years old, from Dublin suffers stage fright when his photo is taken. Paul Neeson
Senan MacHale directing traffic on Jones Road after the Loachra 1916 commemorations at Croke Park. Aaron MacHale
Alison Hansson with her newborn baby son. Alison Hansson
Twins Kallum and Adam Butler from Citywest in Dublin.
Maia and Euan McQuillan heading to school in Gorey, Co. Wexford. Margaret McQuillan
Alice (4) and Harry (6) Flannery at Glendalough, Co Wicklow. Deborah Alexander
Centenary Census Baby: Seán Doran was born at 10:40pm on Sunday, April 24 at the Coombe Hospital in Dublin, weighing 9lbs 5ozs. These photos of baby Seán, with his parents Hayley and Damien, were all taken within a few hours of his birth before he even had a name. In fact, he appeared on Census 2016 in the Coombe as Tom, as the Dorans had not settled on his name yet. Seán is the couples second child. The family are from Johnstown Bridge, Co Kildare. Damien Doran
Centenary Census Baby: Seán Doran was born at 10:40pm on Sunday, April 24 at the Coombe Hospital in Dublin, weighing 9lbs 5ozs. These photos of baby Seán, with his parents Hayley and Damien, were all taken within a few hours of his birth before he even had a name. In fact, he appeared on Census 2016 in the Coombe as Tom, as the Dorans had not settled on his name yet. Seán is the couples second child. The family are from Johnstown Bridge, Co Kildare. Damien Doran
Fifth Year students in Presentation College Bray, Co Wicklow working hard in their Accounting class. Kevin Conroy
Centenary Census Baby: Seán Doran was born at 10:40pm on Sunday, April 24 at the Coombe Hospital in Dublin, weighing 9lbs 5ozs. These photos of baby Seán, with his parents Hayley and Damien, were all taken within a few hours of his birth before he even had a name. In fact, he appeared on Census 2016 in the Coombe as Tom, as the Dorans had not settled on his name yet. Seán is the couples second child. The family are from Johnstown Bridge, Co Kildare. Damien Doran
Oran (left) and Senan Clarke from Clonacool, Co Sligo head to St Michaels N.S. Dympna Healy Clarke
April Houghton picking flowers. Joe Houghton
Tigernán Lindsay (8) from Artigarvan, Co Tyrone, with his tooth. Lisa Lindsay
Getting Active at Scoil Mhuire na nAingeal, Clonmel, Co Tipperary. Jillian Bergin
Rossa Pearse Flanagan playing in the kitchen sink at home in Terenure, Dublin 6W. JOHN FLANAGAN
Tara OBrien (10) meets her newborn cousin Alicia Folan for the first time at University Hospital Galway.
Rose (6) and Robin (5) Molloy enjoying the Dutch Walrus naval submarine arriving into Dublin Port at Poolbeg Lighthouse. Vincent Molloy
Fourteen of the Craobh Chiaráin GAA Club Under-9s Camogie team are all in the same class in St Brigids Girls National School Killester in Dublin and made their Holy Communion. The girls are Willow Brickley, Saron Dalton, Caoimhe Shovlin (hidden behind Saron), Ciara Sexton, Lea Curley, Freya Kelly, Chloe Rasmussen Doody, Sophie Feerick, Áine O Toole, Violet Fitzpatrick Evans, Rubie Deagan, Ava McCord, Fiona Rose Redmond, and Grace Fitzgerald. Michelle La Grue
Éabha (4) and Michael (2) Neeson from Rathfarnham making sand sculptures on Duncannon Beach, Co Wexford. Paul Neeson
Cara Mulligan from Artane in Dublin enjoys post-Communion trampolining in this photo taken by her dad Stephen Mulligan on Sunday, April 24. The photo appeared on the front page of the Irish Independent on Monday, April 25 to encourage others to submit their moments for 24 Hours in Ireland 2016.
A violin player in the Basin Park on Blessington Street in Dublin. Patrick Hughes
Dubs fans on Hill 16 at the National Football League Final.
The 1st Kilkenny cubs flag-raising ceremony at Garryhill, Co Carlow.
Homeless man Graham has some food given to him from the Inner City Helping Homeless group on Dublin’s Grafton Street by volunteers Michelle O’Brien and Julie Ahn. Gerry Mooney
Caroline Dungan and daughter Danielle at a family wedding in Trim Castle Hotel watching the Irish Drift Championship finals in Mondello, Co Kildare.
Noah McCarthy and Jack McCarthy at Croke Park.
James Murphy draws a crowd of supporters while out cycling. James Murphy
Julie Wards Leaving Certificate study books.
Laura Whitmore with Maureen from the Olympia Theatre at the Rock Against Homelessness concert. Laura Whitmore
Alan and Frank Fitzgibbon in Murphys pub in Dingle, Co Kerry.
Carmen Alonso and Marcos Fallon Alonso at the funfair, Carrick on Shannon, Co Leitrim. Martin Fallon
Nick Andrews, Coach of U11 Greystones girls, seeks to get the teams attention at the Enniskerry Bog Meadow Football Blitz.
Lough Na Fooey, meaning Lake of the Winnowing Winds, is a rectangular-shaped glacial lake situated in Co Galway. Patricia Keane
Grace OReilly (19) on her birthday at The Shelbourne Hotel in Dublin. Marian Weston
Point-to-point racing at Fairyhouse with A.L.T. Moores Toms Article. Bernard Hand
Cycling with a heavy load down Friary Street in Kilkenny. John McCormack
Taking time out in Limerick at a ball held in aid of ACT for meningitis. Leah Melling
Josh Moffet and Jason McKenna on their winning drive in the 2016 Monaghan Rally. Conor Edwards
Isobel and Elijah Howe at The Smelting Tower, Carrickgollogan Wood in Dublin. Rachel Howe
Schoolboys racing to catch the bus in Ballygawley, Co Tyrone. Pauline Ball
Brother Kevin Crowley and John Haskins in a selfie. John Haskins
Cecilia Cadogans dinner preparation and her shopping till receipt.
Cecilia Cadogans dinner preparation and her shopping till receipt.
Ella Rae Foley at Tintern Abbey in Wexford. Anne-Marie Toomey
Lorraine Dolan and Brian Moore at the Sligo 1916 Celebration Concert in Stephen Street Car Park, Sligo Lorraine Dolan
A group of nosy cows watch Jimmy Casey doing some gardening at his home in Blessington, Co Wicklow. Marie Casey
Anne Bradley and her 23-year-old horse Pedro coming 2nd out of 28 riders at a show. Anne Bradley
Damien and Laura Douglas tell friends their news while filling out their Census 2016 form and wonder how many people are in the household... 2? 2.5? 3?
Vincent Walsh (90) from Ballaghaderreen, Co Roscommon visiting the grave of his wife Norrie Walsh on her 90th birthday. She died two years ago. Sibeal Finnerty
Phil and Davids wedding at the Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin. David Robinson
The Clarke family, including four grandchildren, gather at the home in Ladys Cross, Milltown, Dingle, Co Kerry. The family is now based in Louth, Cavan, Dublin, Cork and Barcelona. Tony Clarke
Nine-week-old Lúsaí Killeen Condon with her grandmother Rita Condon after a nappy change. Colin Condon
The Redmonds home in Enniscorthy, Co Wexford at bedtime and the familys shoes are parked up for the night with seven-month-old Charlies in the centre.
Christine Lemass with 13 of her 16 grandchildren in Nenagh, Co Tipperary. The family had gathered to mark the sixth anniversary of the death of her husband, Dr Brian Lemass. The granddaughter making the face is Iseult Harte from Renalagh in Dublin. David Curtis
Anna Kilkenny walking on Dun Laoghaire pier with her nine-day-old son, Finn. Anna Kilkenny
The OGorman family John, Ann, Daniel, Aine, Gracie and Rusty the dog on The Curragh in Co Kildare. Ann OGorman
The peloton gathers for Day 1 of Cycle Against Suicide. Conor McCabe
Hannah Clarke with her puppy, Bella, sorting out her mirror boat for the summer. Anne Clarke
Brian, Lisa & Rían from Gibbstown, Co Meath. LISA LAWLESS
Like father, like son. Luke McCann
Six-month-old Íarainn Pio OBrien ready for his first trip to Croke Park to support Cavan in the National Football League. Karen OBrien
Five generations: Leo Fletcher (4) with a treasured photo of his Gt. Gt. Grandmother Bridget Marley, nee McGann, from Galway, his Gt. Grandmother Maureen, Vivienne his grandmother and his mother Elizabeth. The photo was taken on Bridgets 100th birthday. She lived to be 103. Vivienne Thornton
Steven and Audrey Grendon with their children, Ruby Ann, Tyler and Cameron from Cabra, Dublin. Steven Grendon
L-R Robert Gleeson (Waterford) Oliver Hayman (Wales) Anne Dawson (Galway - Celebrating her 30th Birthday) Marie Dawson (Galway - Twin also celebrating her 30th Birthday) Robert proposed to Marie on the night at the party. Fortunately for all concerned, she said yes! Regards Robert
Caoilfhionn, Caragh and Patrick Conway at Tramore Beach. Pat Conway
Sean and Katie Moynihan enjoying the sunshine on Banna Strand, Co Kerry. catherine moynihan
Deirdre and Caitrina McBride van Veen making soda bread for breakfast in The Hague, Holland. Deirdre van Veen
In The Druid Pub in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, (l-r) Kevin McDonnell, David Hannaway, Ronan Kelly. All three went to school in Naas CBS but none live in Ireland now. Kevin lives in Sydney, David in Edinburgh and Ronan in Boston. Kevin and David came to visit Ronan in Boston.Ronan Kelly
Marianne Brennan from Rosslare Strand, Co Wexford looking at a photograph of her son Darragh holding his newborn son Calum Daniel, who was born on April 24 in Sydney for the first time. Calums mother is Niamh. Michael Brennan
Ciara McMullin from Galway and Tessa Fleming from Monaghan living the Pura Vida, canyoneering in Costa Rica. Tessa Fleming
John Kelly on the way to work in the city, London. John Kelly
John McCarthy from Ringaskiddy, Co Cork in Kodiak Island, Alaska, USA with his home-grown daffodils. Kayla McCarthy
The Huliwigmen of the Tari Highlands in Papua New Guinea join Aoife Ní Mhurchú, working with Medicines Sans Frontieres, in marking the historic day.
Josh and Alex Cahill at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia. Louise Cahill
Roni, Frank, Alix and Ciara Lynam, from Rhode, Co Offaly, now living in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada for three years.
Enya and Ciara Crone in Dubai.
Isabella and Sophie Murphy, originally from Gorey, Co Wexford, now living in Sydney. The girls are great-great grandchildren of Fianna Éireann Dublin Brigade Commandant Eamon Martin, who fought in the 1916 Rising.
Sister to sister, one in Galway the other in San Diego on Facetime. Catherine Healy
Niamh Ann Daly (centre), her friend Beatrice (left), and dog Frankie walking for babies in the March of Dimes in New York City. Danny Daly
Boe McCarthy being buried in sand by Kaitlin Simpson at Surf City, North Carolina, USA. Kayla McCarthy
Rob, Kilian Lucas and Laura Peat in Valencia, Spain.
Four-year-old Joshua Gaughran with his Papa Patrick and Mama Myriam on his balcony with the French Alps in the background. They live in Haute-Savoie, France, a small town by the Swiss border. Myriam Manach
Members of Michael Cusacks GAA club in Sydney with their jerseys commemorating the 1916 Rising. Michael Cusacks GAA
Kevin Browne, from Tralee, Co Kerry at the foot of Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa. Kevin Browne
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Helen Flynn and Leanne Fitzpatrick in Berlin. Helen Flynn
Liam, Bill and Rose McNamara at home in Grenoble. Claire Moiroud
Susan Hughes observed her nephew, Aaron, and his son Aiden supporting their local team Lanexang in Vientiane, Laos.
Eoghan McGlynn and Kristine Paran at Lake Coleridge, Canterbury, New Zealand. Eoghan McGlynn
Paul Lynch at the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Paul Lynch
Kilteel, Eadestown under-12s grúpa cheoil getting ready for Fleadh Cheoil Cill Dara. Claire Liadh
Pat and Nuala Gorman on their 29th wedding anniversary. Nuala Gorman
President Michael D Higgins contribution to 24 Hours in Ireland 2016. The President leaving the pitch at Croke Park after meeting the Kerry and Dublin teams ahead of the National Football League Final. Áras an Uachtaráin
Brendan Wright from Lucan, Co Dublin chatting to his son, Christopher, in Guangzhou, China. Christopher is gone three years but staying in touch via FaceTime. Brendan wished he could include him in the Census. Brendan Wright
Robert Gleeson from Waterford proposes to his girlfriend Marie Dawson from Galway on the night of her 30th birthday party. Also in the picture are Oliver Hayman from Wales and Maries twin sister, Anne. Fortunately for all concerned, she said yes.
South Tipperary ambulance crew getting ready for duty at Clonmel Ambulance base. Michael Begley, Grainne Ryan, John Perry and Dermot Hickey. Grainne Ryan
Members of the Defence Forces serving with 52nd Infantry Group on the Golan Heights with UNDOF. The soldiers deployed recently for a six-month tour of duty. Corporal Kevin McGeough on the bagpipes and Private John Gorman.
Alison Daly hang gliding over Rio de Janeiro with the Sugarloaf mountain in the background. Ger Daly
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