The Box

'The Box' brings First World War archive to life through theatre

Kabosh Theatre Company and Creative Centenaries bring story of nurse Olive Swanzy to life
Irish Sailor Commemoration

Irish Sailor event to mark Battle of Jutland centenary

Descendants of Irish sailors descending on Belfast for an All-Island Commemoration to the Irish Sailor event
Battle of the Somme

Teenagers Somme diary to go on display

Diary of seventeen year old County Armagh soldier to go on display at Royal Irish Fusiliers Museum
Battle of Jutland

Information on Jutland relatives sought by IWM

IWM seek details on Jutland sailors for Lives of the First World War project
Battle of the Somme

Londonderry Bands Forum to run series of workshops

Selected History of Ireland in 19th & 20th Centuries workshop programme to be run in Derry~Londonderry
Battlefield 1

Battlefield 1 game to explore First World War

New first person computer game will be set during a number of battles from the First World War
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

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