Major conference announced ahead of 2016

'1916 - What's it all About' will explore how centenaries will be marked here in 2016

'Dazzle It' app launches

New app lets users remix work of contemporary artists' involved in Dazzle Ships

Funding available for Rising events in Britain

Up to £2,000 available for groups in Britain to commemorate the Easter Rising

Jonathan Rhys Meyers to play role of Patrick Pearse

Irish born actor to play Pearse in a feature length film about the Rising set for release in 2016

Fermanagh tree planting ceremony uses soil from Messines

A tree has been planted in Country Fermanagh with soil taken from the Western Front, to mark the role played by Irish soldiers who lived there. The ceremony on Cleenish

James Connolly museum for Belfast

Belfast home of Easter Rising leader to be turned into visitor museum and interpretative centre

Easter Rising stage show to tour across America

'The Bloody Irish' will also be filmed and shown on American television later this year

Newly released images show aftermath of Easter Rising

Series of images captured in days following the Rising are available to view online

Arts Council Ireland announce 2016 funded projects

Willie Doherty commission among new work to be created for Easter Rising centenary

'Great War' posters exhibition moves to Ballymena

Ulster Museum exhibition of First World War posters to tour to Ballymena

Easter Rising resource created by IWM Centenary Partnership

Collection of digital assets created to support groups working on Easter Rising projects

Help IWM project remember soldiers at the Somme

Lives of the First World War project encourages public to remember those who fought at the Somme

Tower of London poppies could come to Northern Ireland

Jeffrey Donaldson hopeful of bringing installation in the coming years

First World War inspired picnic for Bangor

Picnic and tree planting ceremony in memory of those who fought in the Great War

PRONI publish blog entry marking July 1915

Personal experiences of Buncrana man fighting on Western Front among accounts from July 1915