Sunday 16th August
93rd Annual Commemoration of Michael Collins & Arthur Griffith.
This year’s oration will be given by Mr. Conor Brady, former Editor of The Irish Times and columnist with The Sunday Times.
The Sliabh na mBan formed part of General Michael Collins’ convoy which was ambushed on 22nd of August,1922 at Béal na mBláth in West Cork resulting in the tragic death of General Collins.
Music will be provided by 'Invincibles'
12.00pm Arrival of Collins Griffith Society
12.10 Welcome by George McCullough CEO Glasnevin Trust or John Green, Chairman, Glasnevin Trust
12.15 Flag raising at Sigerson Monument, Last post, Reveille
12.30 Wreath Laying at the grave of Arthur Griffith