Ireland's Rising

Jim McGuinness

Series 1 - Episode 3 Jim McGuinness



In Donegal, former Gaelic football manager and Celtic performance consultant Jim McGuinness discovers his native county's connections with the 1916 rising. He meets with historian Seosamh O Ceallaigh who explains the significance of Colaiste Uladh on Gortahork where prominent figures from the fight for Irish independence Padraig Pearse, Roger Casement and Joseph Plunkett would often visit to deliver speeches and learn Irish.

Cast & Crew

Presenter Jim McGuinness