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
Tim McGarry

Comedian prepares to launch 1916 inspired show

Tim McGarry will draw on inspiration from events during the Decade of Centenaries for new comedy tour
Loose Ends

Willie Doherty unveils new Easter Rising inspired artwork

Loose Ends inspired by Doherty’s interest in the relationship between landscape and memory around Easter Rising
Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace

Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace opens at Belfast City Hall

World's most widely viewed First World War exhibition comes to grounds of Belfast City Hall
Rebellion

RTE to make follow up to Rebellion series

Rebellion: Two States will be set during the Irish War of Independence
PRONI July blog

PRONI's July blog reveals Somme campaign

July journal includes letters and final wills written during the Battle of the Somme

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