Somme photographs inspire Simon Armitage

Somme photographs inspire new poetry

Simon Armitage draws on aerial photographs of Somme battlefield for new pieces of poetry
Songs of Praise in Belfast

Songs of Praise to film in Belfast

Battle of the Somme and Easter Rising are focus of episode being filmed in Belfast
Easter Rising pageant set for Derry

Easter Rising centenary pageant set for Derry

Outdoor re-enactment of Easter Rising to feature over 100 performers and will be streamed live
Battle of Jutland

Animated film explains the Battle of Jutland

Nick Jellicoe narrates animated film of First World War naval battle

Untold Stories Exhibition Launches At Tower Museum

Tower Museum and Creative Centenaries led exhibition explores the north west's connection to 1916

Renowned Irish Poets Remembered In New Graphic Novel Exploring Events Of 1916

The fourth installment in the Creative Centenaries graphic novel series exploring the Decade of Centenaries will be launched in the Tower Museum, Derry~Londonderry on Thursday, April 21

NI Musicians To Mark Centenary of Renowned Violinist Yehudi Menuhin

A raft of emerging and established Northern Irish musicians are set to mark the centenary of the birth of renowned violinist Yehudi Menuhin with a special performance

First Minister to Launch New Wall Art Installation Commemorating Lost Jutland Sailors From These Shores

A new wall art installation in North Belfast will commemorate sailors from all over Ireland who lost their lives at the Battle of Jutland

Hugh Dennis Urges British Public to Discover, Explore and Remember the Fallen of WW1

British actor, Hugh Dennis, has teamed up with the Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) to launch the organisation’s new community initiative to get the British public to visit war graves

Tower Museum Explores Derry’s Historic Links With 1916

Creative Centenaries and Tower Museum to launch exhibition and events programme
Robert Quigg statue

New Statue to be Unveiled to Robert Quigg VC

A new memorial statue to Bushmills man Robert Quigg VC will be unveiled in the County Antirm town this June. Quigg was awarded the Victoria Cross for exceptional valour in

Local Actor to Star in Rising ‘Docu-Drama’

Ballymena actor Vincent Higgins will take up the role of an Irish nationalist who tried desperately to prevent the Easter Rising in a new BBC documentary
Ulster Museum exhibition

'Remembering 1916: Your Stories' exhibition opens at Ulster Museum

New display in conjunction with Living Legacies never before seen artefacts from 1916

Irish Citizen Army Flag Returns to Dublin

A flag which was flown over Liberty Hall and later found in the ruins of the building has been returned to Dublin on loan from an Enniskillen museum
Ulster Museum launch Remembering 1916 Exhibition

Ulster Museum to Launch Remembering 1916 Exhibition

New exhibition opening at Ulster Museum to interpret 1916 and their impact and legacy

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