Watch the highlights of Ballyphehane’s 1916 centenary closing ceremony

Ballyphehane closed out their 1916 centenary celebrations today with music, dance and reenactments at the local community centre.

By Irish Examiner digital staff

 

Ballyphehane 1916-2016 Centenary closing event and ceremony at the Ballyphehane Community Centre on Saturday 14th January 2017.

Cobh sisters Aisling and Roisin de Barra with their cousin Sinead de Barra who performed with the Aisling O'Meara Academy of Irish Dancing at the closing event. Picture credit: Larry Cummins.

Lily Allen, Emily O'Flynn, Emma Gibbons and Amy Heffernan of The Joan Moriarty School of Dance who performed at the closing event. Picture credit: Larry Cummins.

Traditional Irish dance teacher Aisling O'Meara with dancers Sophie Owens, Ballyphehane, Sinead de Barra, Cobh and Rebecca Ronan, Togher at the closing event. Picture credit: Larry Cummins.

Daniel Maverley, Kieran Stevens, Adam Duggan and Noel McCarthy from 'Garrison Command', Cork in costume as British Army solders for the 1916 Rising re-enactment at the closing event. Picture credit: Larry Cummins.

Jude O'Neill, Roisin MacArtain, Ciaran MacArtain, Sean O'Duinnin, Sean Bent and John Kelly in uniform for a 1916 Rising re-enactment at the closing event. Picture credit: Larry Cummins.

Ciara O'Mahony with 3yo Tara Murphy at the closing event. Picture credit: Larry Cummins.

Kyle O'Donovan and Colum Radford in uniform at the closing event. Picture credit: Larry Cummins.

Rhys Forde in uniform at the closing event. Picture credit: Larry Cummins.

Maurice Dineen, Lord Mayor Cllr Des cahill, Kieran O'Connell, Chairman, Commemoration committee, and Sharon Manning at the closing event. Picture credit: Larry Cummins.

 

Videographer Larry Cummins was on site to catch some of the highlights.

 

 

Ballyphehane 1916-2016 Centenary closing event and ceremony at the Ballyphehane Community Centre. Video by Larry Cummins. Irish Examiner.


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