Somme 100

Belfast Somme 100 announce autumn programme

Somme to be remembered across Belfast with drama, music, film, talks, conferences and much more

PRONI to host teachers' workshop

Workshop to explore historical context of period and showcase range of primary sources available at PRONI
Island Voices

Island Voices programme to explore the events of 1916

'Language, Identity and Nationhood' is the theme for a series of talks at the Tower Museum in Derry~Londonderry this autumn
Halfway House

Halfway House play to tour NI venues

Philip Orr scripted production sees two women discover how their pasts are linked to the events of 1916
Taylor Mac

Belfast Festival announces 1916 theme in new programme

Events spanning dance, drama art and literature to address themes from 100 years ago
Voice and Verse

Creative Centenaries at European Heritage Open Days

Workshops, performances and showcase of new technology during the 2016 EHOD programme
Still, The Blackbird Sings

Still, The Blackbird Sings set for September tour in Derry

Acclaimed play about Francis Ledwidge's time in Derry will tour to community venues across the city
PRONI blog

PRONI's latest blog entry captures life after Somme

August and September entry includes fallout and repercussions from Somme as Western Front campaign continues

Online photography competition includes 1916 category

Annual competition looking for public to upload monuments in Ireland linked to the Easter Rising

Easter Rising related archive to be made public

Belfast family with links to the Easter Rising to release large archive to Public Records Office NI

3D image created of First World War cruiser

Only significant Royal Navy wreck from Battle of Jutland in English waters has been recreated in 3D image

Lego used to recreate GPO from Easter Rising

Over 50,000 lego bricks used to form a lego Sackville Street from the 1916 uprising
Shelter

Major New Addition To #MakingHistory 1916 Exhibition

Shelter from Irish artist Anne Tallentire examines architectural legacy of First World War Nissen Hut
Somme Philharmonic

Somme film screening announced with live orchestral score

Iconic Battle of the Somme film will be accompanied by a live orchestra for Lisburn event

New website charts Sikh experiences during First World War

A new website which aims to build the biggest database on the Sikh experience during the First World War has been launched has gone live as part of a worldwide

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