Cast takes shape for Easter Rising film

Colin Farrell and Jonathan Rhys Meyers rumoured to join Colin Morgan

Ancestry reveal money paid out for war dead

Records show amounts paid to families in the event of a death during First World War

Testament of Youth opens in cinemas

Story of writer Vera Brittain who lived through First World War comes to screen

Peter Jackson plans First World War museum

Acclaimed filmmaker Peter Jackson, Director of The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies, has revealed plans to open a First World War inspired museum. The New Zealander will

PRONI's First World War blog for January now live

January blog uncovers feelings in Britain and Ireland as the 'new armies' are sought

Virtual reality app brings war poem to life

BBC produced app offers 360 degree view of life on the frontline

Thiepval Memorial to be restored ahead of Somme centenary

Adverse weather conditions force update of iconic memorial on Western Front

Story of First World War soldier Willie McBride uncovered

Immortalised in song, the soldier has now been traced back to his roots in Armagh

Artists lend support to new Easter Rising commemorations

Brian Friel and Sinead O'Connor among supporters of new movement

Interactive drama chronicles Scottish footballers who went to war

Footballers United is an interactive story of establishment of Edinburgh batallion

Twitter inspired film wins IWM Festival award

Award winning short film uses social media to bring war to younger audience

British Red Cross records from war go online

Records of Agatha Christie and Vera Brittain among names included in new site

Battle of the Somme linked to new Hobbit film

Experiences at the Somme said to have influenced Peter Jackson's award winning films

Leading Irish musicians lend support to Rising film

Sinead O'Connor and Shane McGowan endorse 'The Rising'

Christmas Truce football match commemoration for Ballyclare

Ballyclare and German football teams to play each other in Christmas Truce commemorations