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

Creative Centenaries programmes Open Learning course

Five week course begins April 25 and includes walking tour of sites of interest in Belfast

European History Conference Travels to Northern Ireland

EUROCLIO set to host 23rd annual conference in Belfast, focusing on the anniversaries of 2016 in Northern Ireland and beyond

Easter Rising Eyewitness Account Published for First Time

Arthur Matheson gives a day-by-day account of events witnessed from his Dublin home

Join the Living Memory Team

Big Ideas Company are currently recruiting six new members of staff to deliver the Living Memory project in partnership with CWGC

Belfast Libraries Launch ‘Two Cities One Book’

A month long programme of literary events running across Belfast and Dublin this April

Insurrection to be Re-Broadcast on RTE

Acclaimed RTE drama from 1966 set to feature on broadcaster's plans during centenary year

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