Tuesday, October 25, 2016 -
18:30 to 21:00
Banqueting Hall, Belfast City Hall
Donegall Square South
Belfast
BT1 5GS
Philip Orr will lead this event which will document the rise in cinema in 1916 and also look at family life during the War, and the impact of war on everyday life including the mundane aspects of daily life during
Thursday, September 22, 2016 -
18:30 to 21:00
Banqueting Hall, Belfast City Hall
Donegall Square South
Belfast
BT1 5GS
Dr. Marie Coleman, from Queens University Belfast will lead this exploration on the lives of 4 significant women who were heavily involved in the 1916 Rising: Winifred Carney – born in Bangor, she was a suffragist, trade unionist and activist
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 -
18:30 to 21:00
Banqueting Hall, Belfast City Hall
Donegall Square South
Belfast
BT1 5GS
Over 200,000 Irishmen fought in the Great War. It is estimated that up to 25,000 – 30,000 Irish soldiers from the Irish Divisions and others in British based Divisions died between 1914 and 1918. The most iconic Battle involving Irish
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 -
10:00 to 12:30
The East Entrance Exhibition Area, Belfast City Hall
Donegall Square South
Belfast
BT1 5GS
Our DiverseCity programme is an initiative which enables residents and visitors explore the diversity of the people, politics and cultures within Belfast. This event, part of the DiverseCity Programme, will take a specific look at the events of 1916 and
Monday, July 18, 2016 (All day) to Friday, August 19, 2016 (All day)
Belfast City Hall
Donegall Square South
Belfast
BT1 5GS
This large scale outdoor exhibition will be coming to the grounds of Belfast City Hall over the summer months. A unique portrait of the First World War battlefields, Fields of Battle - Lands of Peace is a powerful outdoor photographic
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 (All day) to Wednesday, August 31, 2016 (All day)
Belfast City Hall
Donegall Square South
Belfast
BT1 5GS
This new interactive exhibition will cover the key events from 1916. The exhibition will include material on the significant events of the Battle of the Somme, the Easter Rising, the Battle of Jutland, Victoria Cross recipients, the role of women
Saturday, March 12, 2016 -
10:00 to 15:00
Westville Hotel
14-20 Tempo Road
Enniskillen
BT74 6HR
As part of our ongoing work to remember and commemorate the hugely significant events of 1916 Fermanagh & Omagh Museum Services is running an event focusing on local, personal stories. The day will see a series of speakers address many

Free workshops for schools to help explore centenaries of 1916

Free digital skills training workshops around 1916 available to schools across in Urban Village areas
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 13:00
Ulster Hall
34 Bedford Street
Belfast
BT2 7FF
The First World War was a watershed for women, especially in relation to new employment and enhanced voting opportunities. Carol Walker discusses how the work of the suffragettes and the contribution by women to the war made it apparent that
Saturday, March 5, 2016 - 14:00
Banbridge Library
23 Scarva Road
Banbridge
BT32 3AD
Robert McKinley will explore the stories behind Ulster men during the Battle of the Somme. The presentation will feature recordings of Ulster voices, recorded over 20 years ago, recalling their memories of this pivotal moment in our history. Robert McKinley

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