Junior Minister proposes Easter Rising commemorations include a state of the nation address

A Junior Minister’s proposing the Easter Rising commemorations could include a statement about the country’s future. Kathleen Lynch’s comments come amid reports today that a one-off public holiday is one of the proposals being discussed. kathleenlynch A military parade is already expected to be a main feature of the programme of events. However Minister Lynch thinks it could also be an opportunity to look ahead:[audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/27722/medium/”]