Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 13:00
Tower Museum
Union Hall Place
BT48 6LU
The first talk in the 2016 Island Voices programme welcomes local playwright Dave Duggan for his lecture, 'Shovel, bayonet and pen: Digging for nationhood with Francis Ledwidge'. In this presentation, delivered in English with some Irish, dramatist and novelist Dave
Still, The Blackbird Sings
Monday, September 12, 2016 - 12:00 to Friday, September 16, 2016 - 22:00
Venues across Derry
and the North West
A script in hand version of the Dave Duggan play Still, The Blackbird Sings is being developed by Creggan Enterprises. First produced by The Playhouse in 2010, Still, the Blackbird Sings tells the story of poet-soldier Francis Ledwidge who was
Untold Stories

Closing event announced to mark Untold Stories exhibition

Night of music, song, drama and poetry to mark the end of Derry~Londonderry exhibition

Untold Stories Exhibition Launches At Tower Museum

Tower Museum and Creative Centenaries led exhibition explores the north west's connection to 1916
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 19:00
Tower Museum
Union Hall Place
BT48 6LU
A new graphic novel produced by the Nerve Centre explores the life of Irish poets Alice Milligan and Francis Ledwidge. The graphic novel will be launched by Catherine Morris, author of Alice Milligan and the Celtic Revival, and Dave Duggan,
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 19:00
Cultúrlann McAdam Ó Fiaich
216 Falls Road
BT12 6AH
Acclaimed poet and essayist delivers a talk about his new publication as part of the Belfast Festival
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 09:00 to Sunday, April 26, 2015 - 21:00
St Columba's Church
Market Street
Major three day conference on Gallipoli as part of Hay Festival in Kells

Derry stationed soldier link to Christmas war advert

Francis Ledwidge's great-nephew is director of First World War inspired Christmas advert
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