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I Was There - Eyewitness 1916

One of the key moments in Ireland's history - an armed rising against English Rule - What was it like to be there? Listen to eyewitness accounts from survivors of the 1916 rising in Dublin (Broadcast 1960)...

Documentary Maker: Peter Mulryan

Peter Mulryan worked as a TV producer in the UK for fifteen years, he finally returned to Ireland in 2006 and is now a Senior Producer based in RTÉ's Cork studios.

He has written one non-fiction book on pirate radio and six on whiskey, so you can see where his loyalties lie.

He likes to dabble in non-fiction and while researching a novel about a boy who finds a message in a bottle, he stumbled across Frank and Breda's incredible story, he knew right away he had found his first radio documentary.


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