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Yesterday evening.

Herbert Park, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

A copy of the 1916 Proclamation hangs outside the site of the demolition of the O’Rahilly house, home of 1916 rising leader Michael Joseph O’Rahilly, pulled down without warning early yesterday morning to make room for an aparthotel development with 105 flats fronting on to Herbert Park.

Yesterday: Razed

Rollingnews

This afternoon.

Former Ireland football under-21 player Jack Grealish (top) will earn his first ever England cap after a surprise call up.

It extinguishes any lingering hope he might return to the Coybig fold.

FIGHT!

Grea Lions On His Shirt (The Sun)

Meanwhile…

This morning.

No. 40 Herbert Park, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4.

The home of 1916 rising leader Michael Joseph O’Rahilly, known as The O’Rahilly, and site of a proposed apartment development.

Despite numerous complaints from local residents, heritage groups, and the Department of Culture and Heritage, Dublin City Council has advised An Bord Pleanala to grant permission for the demolition to go ahead.

Leah Farrell/Rollingnews