Hundreds of people are attending the funeral of Seamus Heaney in Dublin.
The 74 year old poet and Nobel Laureate died in hospital on Friday - following a short illness.
The President and Taoiseach are among the many dignitaries in attendance.
Seamus Heaney will be laid to rest in his native Co Derry this evening.
Our News Correspondent Fergal O'Brien reports from Donnybrook: