Vote Woodvale Park's war memorial oak for European Tree of the Year

Vote for peace tree planted in West Belfast in 1919 to honour First World War fallen
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 19:30
The Tara Centre
11 Holmview Terrace
BT79 0AH
Here in Northern Ireland we cannot but be aware of the multiple strands of our social and cultural history with every breath we breathe. The lived experience of some of us, and the shared stories of some others relating to

Creative Centenaries help students explore 1916

Twelve schools across the district combine to 'Journey Together' through the events of 1916
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 19:00
Milestone Gallery, Glasnevin Cemetery Museum
Finglas Road
Dublin 11
'Divided history in a divided society: Commemorating the Rising and the Somme in Northern Ireland' - Marie Coleman, Queen’s University, Belfast This paper will explore how key national and international events, the Easter Rising and the Battle of the Somme,

North west groups invited to join centenary celebrations

Groups in Derry~Londonderry encouraged to contribute to plans for 1916 commemorations
Friday, March 11, 2016 - 19:30
Falls Park Pavilion
Falls Road
Jimmy McDermott to deliver talk on how Belfast was impacted by the events of 1916

New website for Somme Association

Includes details on how to get tickets for official Somme commemorations in France

Vigil at Clandeboye Estate to mark Somme centenary

Helen's Tower to host Northern Ireland vigil ahead of Somme's 100 year anniversary


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